Reading Program

The reading curriculum at St. Jerome Catholic School consists of the following programs:

Journeys (Grades K-4)

Novel studies (grades 5-8)

Loyola Press Grammar (grades 5-8)

Accelerated Reader – The Accelerated Reader program is a computerized program that tests reading comprehension. Students select books on their reading level, read independently, and take an independent comprehension test on the computer. Each book is worth a particular number of points based on its length and reading level.

Students are to read at least 20 minutes per night.