Read For Yourself!

Read every day and you'll never be bored and you WILL be ready for your best school year EVER!

Pence Middle School is made up of READERS!

Get the full benefit of Summer and Read for your pleasure every day.

Remember, if you'll read at least four to five books during your summer break, or 30 minutes every day, You WILL be ready to have a successful school year from the very first day!

(Fringe Benefits: No Boredom, Well Entertained, Great Escape)

Registration Begins 6/3/19!

Visit your Massanutten Regional Library Branch to sign up for this summer reading program and get great books that you will want to read.

(You won't want to miss a single Free Fridays Adventure!)

Visit our School Library Website and see what interesting things you can discover. If you want to send a message to your librarian, Ms. Hall, please email me at jhall@rockingham.k12.va.us (I check this email once a week during the summer).


Get a head start to qualify for VRC by reading some of the titles this summer! Quizzes will become available this fall.


2019-2020 Titles

  • Refugee by Alan Gratz
  • Insignificant Events in the LIfe of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling
  • Restart by Gordon Korman
  • Macy McMillan and the Rainbow Goddess by Shari Green
  • Two Truths and a Lie by Ammi-Joan Paquette
  • Lost in the Pacific: 1942: Not a Drop to Drink by Tod Olson
  • Watchdog by Will McIntosh
  • Amina's Voice by Hena Khan
  • The Red Bandanna: Young Reader's Adaptation by Tom Rinaldi
  • Braced by Alyson Gerber

New! Pence Teachers' Recommendations For Your Summer Reading Pleasure

(Just Click on the Teachers' Name to see Their List of Reccomendations)
alsc-2019-summer-reading-list-grades6-8 (2).pdf

Links to Other Programs Supporting Summer Reading

Click Above For All The Info!

Make this your best summer ever! We will miss you, 8th graders, but come and visit when you can! The rest of you, we'll look forward to seeing you in August!