RMS Library Year in Review 2014-15
What an awesome year! Can't wait for 2015-16!
Media Center Stats
Student walk-in traffic - 14,513
Students are welcome to visit the library before and after school, as well as throughout the day with a signed pass.
Materials Circulation - 16,690 items
Classes - 268
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Mrs. Jenkins collaborated with over 30% of the faculty this year.
Reading/Literacy Programs - We participated in several reading programs this year, including the Reading Warriors (Greenville Hockey Team) and the Reading All-Stars (Greenville Drive Baseball Team).
Family Fiction Fright Night - We had author/magician Chad Crews perform during the day for our students, and then he did an encore performance in the evening for the Family Fiction Fright Night! There was a pumpkin decorating contest, food trucks, and a haunted classroom, as well as the book fair!
We celebrated special events throughout the year like:
Summer Reading Celebration (August)
Banned Books Week (September)
Teen Read Week (October)
Maker Monday: Knitting for Preemies! (January)
Blind Date with a Book (February)
Read Across America (February)
SC Junior Book Awards (February)
March Madness (March)
SCASL conference (March)
National Poetry Month (April)
Book Swap (May)
MVAD Trade Show/Hour of Code: We collaborated with Mr. Morrill and Mrs. Avery on Hour of Code, and hosted the MVAD Trade Show in the library.
Library Club students did many activities throughout the year, including:
Decorating for Book Fair
For next year...
We're building LevelUP@RMS - the makerspace in the library! We got $2,000 in grants this year to finally get us going. Expect to see monthly themes and activities in the makerspace for next year!