Early Dismissal - January 16
Students in grades 6-12 will be dismissed today at 1:30 p.m. Students in grades K-5 will be dismissed at 2:30 p.m. All after-school activities are cancelled with the exception of the Board workshop and Buildings and Grounds committee meetings, which will go on as planned.
In need of a book recommendation?
Check out the following websites!
What to Read Next?
Your Next Read- Enter an author or book you like and this interactive site will suggest books for you.
What Should I Read Next?- Enter a book you like and the site will analyze a database of real readers' favorite books to provide book suggestions of what to read next.
The Book Seer- When you input the title and author of a book you liked, this site will offer predictions of similar titles that you might also enjoy.
Read Alikes- This site offers a list of titles that "If you liked" those, you may also like these related ones.
Read On- This site offers book lists by subject. It's a great place to start if you know what you want to read about, but you don't know a specific title or author.
Book Wizard- Find similar titles based on reading levels.
American Library Association-Books & Awards- Complete lists of all the young adult award winners and recommended book lists!
Just for Fun-Snag some free books! Check out the following sites:
Free Book Fridays-Teens- Enter each week for a chance to win a hot-off-the-press, new Young Adult title. It's quick and easy with winners every Friday!
Epic Reads (Harper Teens)- HarperTeens Publishers features regular book giveaways in the “Contests” area of their website.
YABC Contests- Young Adult Books Central gives away multiple copies of teen books every month. Just follow the directions to enter and win.
Teenreads Contests- Teenreads.com regularly features contests to win books.
Simon Teen Pulse IT- If you're between 14-18 you can get free books to read online and review. Earn points for your written reviews and participate in monthly sweepstakes to win books.
College Bound Reading
Outstanding Books for the College Bound- This is a list of titles suggested by the American Library Association and the Association of College and Research Libraries. The list is revised every five years.
Lampeter-Strasburg School District
1600 Book Rd., Lancaster PA 17602
Administration Building: 717-464-4699
Lampeter Elementary School: 717-358-1880
Hans Herr Elementary School: 717-509-0300
Martin Meylin Middle School: 717-509-0289
Lampeter-Strasburg High School: 717-509-0485