Upper School Media Center Tag

The Upper School Media Center conducted a Fall Scavenger Hunt on Thursday, October 19, in the afternoon. Participants completed a fill-in-the-blank form on a variety of books ranging from fiction novels to biographies. Audrey Aguiar completed the form first and became the winner of a wonderful Fall basket created by Mrs. Kranz, filled with a Chick-fil-A gift card and some candies. Students, if you missed this Scavenger Hunt, there will be another one in December! Be watching for it in your email!...

The Upper School Media Center will be participating in the Lamplighter Reading Program (Also known as Triple Crown Awards) during the 2016–2107 school year. Triple Crown Awards encourages students to read wholesome and uplifting books. Students in grades 6–8 that read 5 of the 10 books below will be invited to a Voting Party in April. Students that read all 10 books will receive a medal for their accomplishments. Copies of these books can be found in our Upper School Media Center. Please encourage your son or daughter to participate in this enlightening experience in reading. The 2016/2017 Lamplighter Nominees: Beyond the...

The WA Media Centers encourage you to borrow books for the summer. Summer checkout (for parents only) will be the last week of school during these dates and times: Lower School: Monday, May 23, 2016, through Wednesday, May 25, 2016, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or Thursday, May 26, 2016, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Upper School: Monday, May 23, 2016, through Wednesday, May 25, 2016, from 7:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or Thursday, May 26, 2016, from 7:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. For any questions please contact Patti White for Lower School or Bonnie Thompson for Upper School...

An exciting program that the upper school library/media center offers to the middle school students is the Lamplighter Award Reading Program. The mission of the Lamplighter Program is to encourage middle school students to read books with wholesome values, uplifting characters, and edifying themes that inspire children toward positive goals. These current books are selected by a committee of readers from participating schools. Students that have read 5 or more Lamplighters are invited to a Pizza and Ice Cream Sundae Lunch in April and then vote for their favorite book. Each vote is then submitted to the national voting website....

An exciting program that the Upper School Media Center offers to the middle school students is the Lamplighter Award Reading Program. The Lamplighter Program encourages middle school students to read books with wholesome values, uplifting characters, and edifying themes that inspire children toward positive goals. These current books are selected by a committee of readers from participating schools. Students that have read five or more Lamplighter books are invited to a pizza and ice cream sundae lunch in April and then vote for their favorite book. Each vote is then submitted to the national voting website. Students that read all ten...