Summer Reading

Listed below are the summer reading books associated with English classes. Please note that additional summer work may be required for some classes. Students can check for additional work here. (Note that this page is accessible to Notre Dame students only.)

Freshmen
  • ND Reads selection: Lessons From Little Rock by Dr. Terrence Roberts
  • Samurai's Garden by Gail Tsukiyama
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Sophomores
  • ND Reads selection: Lessons From Little Rock by Dr. Terrence Roberts
  • Left to Tell by Immaculée Ilibagiza
Juniors
  • ND Reads selection: Lessons From Little Rock by Dr. Terrence Roberts
  • Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Juniors in AP English
  • ND Reads selection: Lessons From Little Rock by Dr. Terrence Roberts
  • Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  • The Awakening by Kate Chopin
  • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Seniors
  • ND Reads selection: Lessons From Little Rock by Dr. Terrence Roberts
  • Reservation Blues by Sherman Alexie
  • A Bend in the River by V. S. Naipaul

Textbooks

Notre Dame partners with MBS Direct to provide an easy, one-stop option for purchasing the necessary books.  The MBS virtual bookstore will open Monday, June 26.

Free shipping on any order over $99 will be available June 26-July2 and then again August 3-9.

A list of required textbooks for each department is listed below. These lists have been updated for the 2017-18 school year.

If you have any questions regarding textbooks, please contact Amy Huang. Her contact information is listed below.

Amy Huang
Director of Digital Learning & Resources 
(408) 294-1113 ext. 2130 (Fall & Spring)
E-mail

School Supplies

Uniform guidelines are included in the student handbook, which is updated each year in early June. We have partnered with Lands End for school uniforms, athletic wear and co-curricular shirts. 
  • You can access their website here.
  • You can view and download a visual guide to uniforms here.
We have several preferred account numbers based on what you would like to purchase:
  • School Uniform #900155441
  • Co-Curricular Shirts #900162181
  • Alumnae & Other Adults #900161902
  • Sports Shirts #900161555

Yearbooks for the 2016-17 school year can be purchased online here. In addition, we have a limited number of copies of the 2015-16 yearbook available. 

Information regarding the 2017-18 yearbook will be available in the fall.  If you have questions, please contact our yearbook advisor, Sandy Mahler at the contact information listed below.

Sandy Mahler
Yearbook Advisor
(408) 294-1113 ext. 2128
E-mail