OUR NORMAL Policies & Procedures

Checkout Policies:

  • Students are allowed to checkout 3 items at a time from the media center.
  • Books are checked out for two weeks.
  • Magazines are for in library use only.
  • Students can renew library books once.
  • Reference materials (encyclopedias, etc.) are for overnight checkout only.
  • Students can place a hold on 1 item.

Hours of Operation 

Monday - Friday 7:45am - 3:45pm

Visiting the Media Center

The Media Center operates on an open schedule for students and teachers to come in and use at anytime during the school day.

  • Students need to bring their agenda with them when visiting the Media Center.
  • Students come every two weeks for book checkout with their English/Language Arts class.
  • Teachers may send students anytime during the school day in small groups of no more than 4.
  • Students coming without their class need to have their agenda signed by the teacher sending them.

Media Center Computers:

  • The computers in the Media Center can be used by students for research purposes, searching the online catalog, and taking AR tests.
  • Checking email, changing the computer settings, or recreational surfing of the Internet is not permitted per the school district policy. 
  • Students must log in to the network with their ID name and number before using the computers.

Fines & Damages:

Students are responsible for paying late fines and damages to any library books that they checkout. Students are also expected to pay for lost library books. 

Item Late Fine
Books .10 per day
Reference Materials .25 per day
  • In hardship cases, the Media Center staff will work with the student to find alternative ways to pay for late fines, damages, or lost books. 
  • Students in hardship will be allowed to checkout one staff approved book at a time.