· Mrs Michelle Witheyman-Crump Teacher-Librarian
· Mrs Christine Muggeridge Library Assistant
· 8:00am – 3:00pm Monday & Thursday’s (open early for students, parents and younger siblings)
· 8:25am – 3:00pm Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
The Library is open for students Monday-Thursday lunchtimes.
We have an open door policy – if Mrs Crump is at the circulation desk, she is available to staff, students and parents regardless of the time.
What we offer Students:-
Ø Comfortable and inviting spaces
Ø A selection of age-appropriate reading material - Fiction and non-fiction books
Ø Regular borrowing
Ø Students may borrow the following number of books:-
Prep – Year 2 = 2 books
Year 3 – Year 4 = 3 books
Year 5 – Year 6 = 4 books
Ø Library bags upon enrolment as part of the students book pack. These bags have been specifically chosen as they are water-proof.
Ø Support with homework and research at lunchtimes.
Ø A place to relax at lunchtimes – play board games, read, chat quietly with friends
Ø Scholastic Book Club
Ø Participation in the Ipswich Story Sports Competition
What we offer our Families:-
Ø Library membership for parents and younger siblings to borrow our books
Ø The Library opens early every Monday and Thursday mornings to encourage families to come in to browse and borrow.
Ø BOOK WEEK
Ø Visiting authors and illustrators
Ø SAFI (StoryArts Festival Ipswich – Biennially)
Ø Book Fairs