Fork Shoals Library Ledger
News for May 26-June 5, 2015
All library books are now overdue! Please return books to the library as soon as possible.
4th Quarter Reading Challenge
All 4th quarter reading logs are due no later than this Wednesday, May 27th. Prizes will be awarded to the top readers in each grade level, and every participant will receive recognition.
Remember to list books completed with page numbers. An adult must sign by each book completed, and all pages must be totaled at the end.
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Summer Reading begins on June 1st!
Our school goal is to read 500,000 pages this summer, and individuals are urged to read at least 500 pages.
To learn more about summer reading at Fork Shoals and get a reading log, click here.
The Fork Shoals Library is open on Wednesdays this summer, June 10-August 5, from 9am to noon. All students must be accompanied by adults.
2015-2016 South Carolina Book Award Nominees
Fork Shoals participates in both the state Picture and Children's Book Award programs, sponsored by the South Carolina Association of School Librarians. Students who read at least five books from each level are eligible to vote for their favorite in February of 2016.
Click here for a handy checkoff sheet to keep track of your Book Award reading!
Dates to Remember:
- May 27 - Yearbook Day; 4th quarter reading logs due
- May 29 - Spirit Day; Fresh Fruit Friday
- May 29-June 3 - Awards Days (See teacher newsletters for specific dates.)
- June 2 - Skate Night
- June 4 - Faculty Talent Show, 9am
- June 5 - Last day of school
Parents should pick up any medication that has been in the health this year. It cannot be sent home with students. Any left after June 5th will be destroyed.