Harrison Elementary Library

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Welcome to the Harrison Elementary School Library Media Center!

The mission of Harrison's Library Media Center is to encourage and support a culture of reading and learning for all students and staff.

Battle of the Books 2016

Congratulations to our 2016 Harrison Battle of the Books Team for advancing to the finals. Come cheer on our team at the Finals at 4:30 on Thursday, April 28th at Norsworthy Auditorium.


2015 - Harrison Elementary's Battle of the Books team tied for 2nd place in the finals!


Click here to watch the competition

Upcoming Events

Scholastic Book Fair

Monday, April 25th, 8:30am to Friday, April 29th, 10:30am

Harrison Elementary School, Lexington, KY, United States

Lexington, KY

Join us for the spring BOGO Book Fair - Monday, April 25th - Friday, April 29th.


Family Night (Book Fair Only) Tuesday, April 26th 4:45 - 6:00


Schedule

Storytelling

Thursday, March 17th, 10:30am to Friday, March 18th, 1:30pm

Harrison Elementary School, Lexington, KY, United States

Lexington, KY

Storyteller, Judith Olson, from the Lexington Public Library will visit our school library to tell stories to K-3rd grade.

**Student Projects**

Pumpkin Book Characters!

But First, Let Me Take a "Shelfie"!

Teachers and staff at Harrison share what books they are reading by taking "Shelfies"

Kentucky Bluegrass Award

Kentucky Bluegrass Award K-2 List 2016

Kentucky Bluegrass Award Grades 3-5 List 2016

Battle of the Books

The Battle of the Books is a long-standing national reading incentive program. A voluntary program designed to encourage deep reading in diverse subjects, it has had strong support in Fayette County middle and elementary schools for the last several years. Sponsors from participating schools select titles to include on lists for our local Battle of the Books competition. Students begin reading from the lists in August and compete in a series of competitions in the spring. The winning teams from each level bring a much coveted trophy home to their schools.

Click here for all 15 books!

Harrison Elementary School Library

Library Media Specialist, Christie Turner

(859) 381-3418, ext. 2204