Classical Education
Academic Program

List of 10 items.

  • Kindergarten

    Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel: Virginia Lee Burton
    Mouse Soup: Arnold Lobel
    Tales: Beatrix Potter
    Little Bear: Box Set: Else Holmelund Minarik, Maurice Sendak
    The Velveteen Rabbit: Margery Williams
    Arch Books Bible Stories
  • Grade 1

    Mouse Tales: Arnold Lobel
    The Three Billy Goats Gruff: Peter Christen Asbjørnsen
    Sam the Minuteman: Nathaniel Benchley
    My Father’s Dragon: Ruth Stiles Gannett
    Frog and Toad (Collection): Arnold Lobel
    Owl at Home: Arnold Lobel
    Little House in the Big Woods: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    A Child’s Garden of Verses: Robert Louis Stevenson
    A Bargain for Frances: Russell Hoban  
    Arch Books Bible Stories
  • Grade 2

    Charlotte’s Web: E.B. White
    A First Book of Fairy Tales: Mary Hoffman
    Little House on the Prairie: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    Sarah, Plain and Tall: Patricia MacLachlan
    The Boxcar Children: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    A Cricket in Times Square: George Seldon
    Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes: Eleanor Coerr
    Favorite Greek Myths
    Arch Books Bible Stories
  • Grade 3

    Aesop’s Fables: Aesop
    Farmer Boy: Laura Ingalls Wilder
    The Real Thief: William Steig
    The Wise Woman and Other Stories: George MacDonald
    Pinocchio: Carlo Collodi
    The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe: C.S. Lewis
    The Trumpet of the Swan: E. B. White
    Black Beauty, Anna Sewell
    D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myth: Edgar & Ingri Parin d'Aulaire
    Arch Books Bible Stories
  • Grade 4

    The Princess and the Goblin: George MacDonald
    King Arthur: Roger Lancelyn Green
    The Door in the Wall: Marguerite de Angeli
    The Hobbit: J.R.R. Tolkien
    The Little Prince: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
    A Vice and Virtue Reader (selections by: Benjamin Franklin, William Wordsworth, Joseph Addison, Leo Tolstoy, and Guy de Maupassant, et. al.)
  • Grade 5

    A Christmas Carol: Charles Dickens
    The Secret Garden: Frances Hodgson Burnett
    Treasure Island: Robert Louis Stevenson
    The Wind in the Willows: Kenneth Grahame
    Journey to the Centre of the Earth: Jules Verne
    A Survey of English Literature (Selections by: Tennyson, Kipling, Shakespeare, Chaucer, Donne, Herbert, Bunyan, Austen, et. al.)

  • Grade 6

    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer: Mark Twain
    The Phantom Tollbooth: Norton Juster
    Johnny Tremain: Esther Forbes
    The Call of the Wild: Jack London
    Franklin’s Autobiography: Benjamin Franklin
    The Miracle Worker: William Gibson
    20,000 Leagues under the Sea: Jules Verne
    Shane, Jack Schaefer
  • Grade 7

      Julius Caesar: William Shakespeare
      Selections from Samuel and Kings, Ruth & Acts
      The Courtship of Miles Standish: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
      Robinson Crusoe: Daniel Defoe
      Kim: Rudyard Kipling
      The Time Machine: H.G. Wells
      Animal Farm: George Orwell
      The Hiding Place: Corrie ten Boom
      The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Robert Louis Stevenson
                    • Grade 8

                      Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens
                      The Merchant of Venice, William Shakespeare
                      The Chosen, Chaim Potok
                      Lord of the Flies, William Golding
                      The Song of Roland (Medieval History)
                      The Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer
                      To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
                      Silas Marner, George Eliot 
                    • Grade 9

                      Rip Van Winkle, Washington Irving
                      The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
                      The Red Badge of Courage, Stephen Crane
                      Billy Budd, Herman Melville
                      Ethan Frome, Edith Wharton
                      My Antonia, Willa Cather
                      The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
                      The Old Man and the Sea, Ernest Hemingway
                      My Name is Asher Lev, Chaim Potok
                      The Tempest, William Shakespeare
                      Our Town, Thornton Wilder
                      The Crucible, Arthur Miller
                      Federalist Papers & Anti-Federalist Papers
                      Common Sense: Thomas Paine
                      Democracy in America (excerpts): Alexis de Tocqueville
                      Walden (excerpts) & Civil Disobedience: Henry David Thoreau 


                    Jackson Hole Classical Academy
                    P.O. Box 7466
                    Jackson, WY 83002
                    Enrollment Inquiries:
                    Polly Friess
                    (307) 690-8396
                    All Other Inquiries:
                    School Office
                    (307) 201-5040


                    Nondiscrimination Policy: Jackson Hole Classical Academy admits students of any gender, race, color, and national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students. Jackson Hole Classical Academy does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, tuition assistance, athletic, arts or other school administrated programs.