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J. H. House Elementary School Media Center Information

 

Our Mission:

The mission of the J. H. House Elementary School Media Center is to support the school's curriculum, assist members of the learning community in becoming effective users of information, and to foster a lifelong love of reading and learning.

 

Circulation Policy:

Students may check out the following number of items for a 1-week period of time:

· Kindergarten: 1 item

· First Grade: 1 item

·  Second Grade: 1 item (1st semester); 2 items (2nd semester)

· Third Grade: 2 items

· Fourth Grade: 2 items

· Fifth Grade: 3 items (2 books & 1 magazine)

Parents may open a library account and check out up to 5 items for a 2-week period of time.

Renewals :

Students may renew items by bringing them to the checkout desk. Items must be present to be renewed.

Overdues :

There are no fines for overdue items.  Students with overdue items may not check out additional items until all items are returned.  In the case of lost or damaged materials, check out of materials is suspended until the matter is resolved by media committee review. Overdue lists are printed and distributed to classroom teachers at the end of each grading period.

Lost or Damaged Books:

If a book is lost or damaged, the replacement cost of the book will be charged to the patron.  Should a lost book be returned after payment has been made, a refund will be made if the book is in good condition.

Online Resources
Please visit our students page to find online resources.