Posted in Alvirne High School, College, Non-Fiction, Reference

2017 Edition: Peterson’s Two-Year Colleges

Peterson’s Two-Year Colleges is the trusted source of information for students, parents, guidance counselors, and educators–helping to match students with the right two-year or community college. With Peterson’s expert resources for education exploration, financial aid, test prep, and career guidance, students are well prepared for success–in college and beyond!,”–page [4] of cover.

Posted in Alvirne High School, College, Non-Fiction, Reference

Peterson’s “How to Get Money for College” – 2017 edition

For those parents and teens contemplating how to pay for college – as of this year, the average price for a four years at a state college is up to $45,000, and more than $150,000 at a private university – Peterson’s has just released its 2017 edition How To Get Money for College. (Click on the title to access the record in our catalog.)

The book offers advice and information on financial aid possibilities at over 2,300 colleges and universities, including state scholarships and various grants, and other financial relief outlets.


Posted in Alvirne HS Summer Reading, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Series, Stand Alone

Alvirne High School Summer Reading

Alvirne High School has assigned multiple summer reading programs to be completed by Fall 2016. Some departments are requiring students to examine one or more authors/titles in order to meet additional project requirements.

Click on the department name to view department assignments. All titles are listed alphabetically by author. This list is current as of June 2016.

English Department

Titles or authors included in our collection link to the record in our catalog. Please note: Only the titles in our collection are listed below. If you see a title on the reading list that is not included on this post but is listed on the reading list, we may be able to request the title from another library. Please call us at 603-886-6030 for more information.

AP Literature Summer Assignments (access the assignment here)

Freshmen English Summer Assignment (access the assignment here)

Humanities Department Summer Reading (see the reading list here)

Senior English Summer Assignments (see the assignments here and here)

Sophomore English Summer Assignments (see the assignment handouts here and here)

Science Department

Honors Biology

Honors biology students can work in Rodgers Memorial Library gardens to fulfill one of many available outreach requirements, listed here. Please contact Amy Friedman at 603-866-6030 for more information.

Reading list for email assignment here, with available books in our collection listed below. Click on the title to access the record in our catalog. All titles listed alphabetically by author.