Summer Reading List

The 2024 Summer Reading List has been published. Check out what your teachers, coaches and advisors have recommended you read over the summer. There are almost 50 books to chose from. Visit your local libraries and bookstores and browse. This is your time for pleasure reading!

Mr. Tower's Letter to Students

Dear Students,
Please read Mr. Tower's letter to all students regarding required summer math work. If you have any questions, please reach out to Mr. Tower @

Co-Intelligence: living and working with AI by Ethan Mollick

Mollick challenges us to utilize AI's enormous power without losing our identity, to learn from it without being misled, and to harness its gifts to create a better human future. Wide ranging, hugely thought-provoking, optimistic, and lucid, Co-Intelligence reveals the promise and power of this new...

The Faraway World by Patricia Engel

A collection of ten haunting short stories linked by themes of migration, sacrifice, and moral compromise bring to life the liminality of regret, the vibrancy of community, and the epic deeds and quiet moments of love.

The Book That Wouldn't Burn by Mark Lawrence

"Two strangers find themselves connected by a mysterious and vast library, which contains many wonders and even more secrets, in the powerfully moving first book in a new series from the international bestselling author of Red Sister and Prince of Thorns. On a used-up world where civilisations have...

When the Game Was War by Rich Cohen

For anyone who longs to understand how the NBA came to be the cultural juggernaut it is today--and to relive the magic and turmoil of those pivotal years--When the Game Was War brilliantly recasts one unforgettable season and the four transcendent players who were at the center of it all.

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Mr. Tower's Letter to Students

Dear Students,

Please read Mr. Tower's letter regarding Khan Academy and math work assignments over the summer. This is very important information and essential for next year's math classes. 

If you have any questions, please reach out to Mr. Tower @

Summer Reading & Enrichment

All-Community Read

We're excited to announce our summer all-community read will be The Anxious Generation by Jonathan Haidt. This engaging and thought-provoking book dives into the challenges and anxieties faced by our students, exploring the societal and psychological factors contributing to their stress. The author offers insightful analysis and potential solutions for creating a healthier and more resilient generation. 

All St. Andrew's faculty and staff will read and discuss Haidt's book and hope that students and their families will do the same!

Summer Reading & Enrichment

Summer Reading 2024

Dear Students and SAS Community,

The 2024 Summer Reading list has been published. There are close to 50 offerings from your teachers, coaches, and mentors with a brief description of each book. You will see a selection of both fiction and nonfiction. All students are required to read at least two...

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May is AAPI Month : Virtual Book Display

   Join the Irene duPont Library in celebrating Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month this May with our curated virtual book display (the display will change throughout the month). This month is dedicated to celebrating the culture, traditions and history of this group. 

Within our display...