Battle of the Books


17th Annual

Countywide Battle of the Books 


hosted by the Santa Barbara County Education Office in the Auditorium, 4400 Cathedral Oaks Road, Santa Barbara 93110.

WHEN:  May 23, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Battle of the Books is a reading incentive program for Santa Barbara County public and private contracting school students for grades 4-6.

Students should read all 25 books on the list, and MUST READ A MINIMUM OF 15 BOOKS PRIOR TO REGISTRATION in order to participate.

Each school may send as few as one or up to a maximum of five eligible students. This year’s guest author is Valerie Hobbs.

Important Deadlines:

May 10: Deadline to register.

May. 18: Deadline to submit student information.

May 20: Purchase order or payment MUST BE RECEIVED to confirm registration. Deadline to make changes or substitutions.

Click HERE for book list.

For questions, contact Rose Koller:

rkoller (at) sbceo (dot) org, or 805-964-4711, ext. 5222.