In an effort to ensure that our students have the ability to stand amongst the most elite in an academic setting and to maintain the Academy’s high educational standards, the Reading/Language Arts curriculum has been updated for grades K-5. The curriculum will be taught utilizing the most widely-used reading program in the country. Backed by proven results, Journeys (2014 edition), is a research-based, comprehensive English Language Arts program designed to provide solid instruction that is clear and focused with realistic pacing and manageable resources. With precisely leveled texts and lesson plans designed by Irene Fountas—Journeys Special Consultant and leader in guided reading—you can be assured we are systematically building reading success as well as confident readers.

Please find the ISBN information for the needed textbook(s) and Reader’s Notebook consumable workbook below. It is extremely important that you use the correct ISBN information and check to make sure you are purchasing the Journeys 2014 editions. 

Kindergarten

Note to Kindergarten Parents:

Journeys 2014 textbooks and accompanying materials have been ordered by the Academy. Please see the office staff for book rental fees. You are only responsible for purchasing the 2 volume workbook kit for your child. See below:
ISBN 9780547863320

First Grade

Textbook ISBN

  • Volume 1: 9780547885377
  • Volume 2: 9780547885384
  • Volume 3: 9780547885391
  • Volume 4: 9780547885414
  • Volume 5: 9780547885421
  • Volume 6: 9780547885452

Reader’s Notebook Consumable ISBN:

  • 9780547860701

Second Grade

Textbook ISBN

  • Volume 1: 9780547885476
  • Volume 2: 9780547885483

Reader’s Notebook Consumable ISBN

  • 9780547863702

Third grade

Textbook ISBN

  • Volume 1: 9780547885490
  • Volume 2: 9780547885513

Reader’s Notebook Consumable ISBN

  • 9780547863603



Fourth grade

Textbook ISBN

  • 9780547885520

Reader’s Notebook Consumable ISBN

  • 9780547860671

Fifth grade

Textbook ISBN

  • 9780547885537

Reader’s Notebook Consumable ISBN

  • 9780547860688

Sixth grade

6th Grade: ENGLISH: 3 Required Material(s)

  •  ELEMENTS OF LITERATURE (INTRO COURSE)
     Author: BEERS
     Edition: 5th
     ISBN: 9780030683725
  •  LANGUAGE & SENTENCE: SKILLS INTRO COURSE
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030997006
  •  VOCABULARY WORKSHOP (INTRO COURSE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030560231

Each student must pay book fee of $180.00 for Math, Social Studies and Science that will be provided at the school. Please send the money with your child the 1st day of school if it wasn’t paid at registration.

Seventh grade

  • 7th Grade: ENGLISH: VOCABULARY WORKSHOP (FIRST COURSE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030560248
  •  WARRINER'S HANDBOOK (1ST COURSE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030990007
  •  ELEMENTS OF LITERATURE (FIRST COURSE)
     Author: BEERS
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030424120
  • 7th Math & science students pay $80.00 book fee.
  • 7th Grade Social Studies; World Explorer Textbook: ISBN: 0-13-202739-9
    Work Book: ISBN: 0-13-067973-9

Eighth grade

  • 8th Grade: ENGLISH: ELEMENTS OF LITERATURE (2ND COURSE)
     Author: BEERS
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030424137

    •  WARRINER'S HANDBOOK (COURSE 2)
       Author: HOLT
       Edition: N/A
       ISBN: 9780030997037
    •  VOCABULARY WORKSHOP (2ND COURSE)
       Author: HOLT
       Edition: N/A
       ISBN: 9780030560279
      8th Math & science students pay $80.00 book fee.
      8th Grade OCIAL STUDIES: NORTH CAROLINA LAND OF CONTRASTS
       Author: FREEZE
       Edition: N/A
       ISBN: 9781567331899

    Ninth grade

  • 9th Grade: ENGLISH: VOCABULARY WORKSHOP (THIRD COURSE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030560286
  •  ELEMENTS OF LITERATURE (THIRD COURSE)
     Author: BEERS
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030424144
  •  WARRINER'S HDBK (5) (LANGUAGE & SENTENCE SKILLS PRACTICE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030997044

Honors Students Only ( English) once your teacher has accepted you into the Honors Program order this Vocabulary Workbook and not the HOLT
 Wordly Wise 3000
 3rd Edition
 Student Book 9

  • 9th Grade Math
     ALGEBRA 1
     $25.00 Book Rental Fee
     Book will be provided by the school
  • 9th Grade Earth Science
    Textbook provided by the school

Honors Only Science – Once your teacher has accepted you into the Honors program

  • The Big Thirst: the Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water
    The Greatest Hoax: How The Global Warming Conspiracy Threatens your Future Wasted World: How Our Consumption Challenges the Plane

Tenth grade

  • 11th Grade: ENGLISH: VOCABULARY WORKSHOP (5TH COURSE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030562143
  •  ELEMENTS OF LITERATURE (FIFTH COURSE)
     Author: BEERS
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030424182
  •  WARRINER'S HDBK (5)(LANGUAGE & SENTENCE SKILLS PRACTICE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030997068
  • AP English – 11th Grade Book provided by the school
     Wordly Wise 3000
     3rd Edition
     Student Book 11
  • 11th Grade: MATH: ALGEBRA II
     Author: LARSON
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780618595419
    Uncle Tunqsten
     Why Does E=mc2
     The Quantum Universe
  • 11th Grade: SOCIAL STUDIES: UNITED STATES HISTORY
     Author: LAPSANSKY-WERNE
     Edition: N/A ISBN: 9780133682137
  • 11th Grade Physical Science
    Textbook Available in the classroom
    Glencoe Physical Science, Reinforcement and Study Guide, Student Edition
    Honors Students Only: Order once accepted in the honors class
    

Eleventh grade

  • 11th Grade: ENGLISH: VOCABULARY WORKSHOP (5TH COURSE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030562143
  •  ELEMENTS OF LITERATURE (FIFTH COURSE)
     Author: BEERS
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030424182
  •  WARRINER'S HDBK (5)(LANGUAGE & SENTENCE SKILLS PRACTICE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030997068
  • AP English – 11th Grade Book provided by the school
     Wordly Wise 3000
     3rd Edition
     Student Book 11
  • 11th Grade: MATH: ALGEBRA II
     Author: LARSON
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780618595419
     Uncle Tunqsten
     Why Does E=mc2
     The Quantum Universe
  • 11th Grade: SOCIAL STUDIES: UNITED STATES HISTORY
     Author: LAPSANSKY-WERNE
     Edition: N/A ISBN: 9780133682137
  • 11th Grade Physical Science
    Textbook Available in the classroom
    Glencoe Physical Science, Reinforcement and Study Guide, Student Edition
    Honors Students Only: Order once accepted in the honors class
    

Twelfth grade

  • 12th Grade: ENGLISH: WARRINER'S HDBK (5)(LANGUAGE & SENTENCE SKILLS PRACTICE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030997068
  •  VOCABULARY WORKSHOP (5TH COURSE)
     Author: HOLT
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030562143
  •  ELEMENTS OF LITERATURE (FIFTH COURSE)
     Author: BEERS
     Edition: N/A
     ISBN: 9780030424182
  • AP English Only- 12th Grade Students
     Wordly Wise 3000
     3rd Edition
     Students Book 12
  • 12th Grade: MATH:
     Pre Cal or AMF : Will be provided by the school
  • 12th Grade: SCIENCE: 12th Grade Chemistry
    Chemistry: Matter and Change; Study Guide for Content Mastery
    ISBN: 0078245222
    CHEMISTRY: MATTER & CHANGE
    Author: GLENCOE Edition: N/A
    ISBN: 9780078746376
  • CHEMISTRY: MATTER & CHANGE (SG)
    Author: GLENCOE Edition: N/A
    ISBN: 9780078245220
    12th Grade social studies: Global Issues
    ISBN: 978-1-4833-6453-7