SCHEDULE: All classes will be scheduled for ½ hour per week for checking out and returning library books. Please do not send groups of students to the library during a time when another class is scheduled. During any unscheduled class time, students may come to the library with a pass.
PASSES: Students are
required to have a Library Pass anytime they come to the library during
school hours, other than with their class.
This includes recess and lunch. Students
must get a pass from the classroom before
going out to recess or lunch if they plan to use the library during this
time. If a student comes without a pass,
they will be sent back to class or outside during recess. Each
class will be given 5 passes to control the number of students in the
library at one time.
Students in grades 2-6 are allowed to check out 2 books at a time, for 2 weeks
at a time. Books may be renewed one time before the due date.
Grades K-1 may check out 1 book
at a time for 1 week at a time. A
limit of 5 books (no more than 2 books from the same series) may be checked out
by a parent for a student, but must be returned by the due date. Books may be
returned before the due date and a new book checked out.
with past due library books or textbooks will lose their library check out
privileges until the book is returned or the lost book fine is paid.
DAMAGED BOOKS: If a book is lost
or damaged beyond repair, the student will be responsible to pay for a
replacement of equal quality. This includes
books that have been left in the rain, eaten by pets or siblings, crushed or
broken bindings in a desk, etc.
- Students have 10 days to return a
past due book. Privileges are revoked until the book is returned.
- After 10 days, students are
expected to pay for a replacement of equal quality.
- All privileges are revoked until
the item is paid for.
COMPUTER USE: There are a limited number of computers in
the library for student use. They are to
be used for library related purposes only.
Please call the library and check for
availability before sending students.
Send only 4 students per class
at a time. Computer games are not allowed.
Scheduled classes have computer use priority.
A.R. QUIZZING: Students in
grades 2-6 will be taking A.R. quizzes using classroom and library
COMPUTER LAB: The computer lab may be scheduled for classes
but must have a teacher or adult present
READERS: For students earning this award, there is a
special presentation and assembly at the end of the school year. Please refer
to your matrix for requirements.