A great book has the power to shape a life, unlocking the most important stories, information, and pathways to learning. The love for reading starts when you are young.
Yet, in middle-income neighborhoods the ratio of books per child is 13 to 1, while in low-income neighborhoods the ratio is 1 age-appropriate book for every 300 children.
For 23 years, Logos Academy has been committed to reserving two-thirds of our seats for students who are those of the most need, living at or below the federal poverty level, and for 23 years we have continued to deliver on this.
For every $50 donation, you provide a take-home book for a grammar school student while also supporting student scholarships. The Hooked on Books Campaign focuses on the equity of literacy across all demographics.
Below is a list of the books that will be purchased for each grammar school classroom
Kindergarten: Town Mouse Country Mouse by Jan Brett
1st Grade: My ABC Bible Verses: Hiding God’s Word in Little Hearts by Susan Hunt
2nd Grade: Ready-to-Read Level 3 (You Should Meet) by Katherine Johnson
3rd Grade: The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
4th Grade: Little Pilgrim’s Progress from John Bunyan’s Classic by Helen Taylor
5th Grade (Mrs. Jones & Mrs. Potts Class) Wonder by R.J. Palacio