Library News

A Celebration Of Reading - June 2017

 

This year because of so many awards in the library, which of course needed to be celebrated, we decided to host a Celebration of Reading event – and my goodness what a success that was!

The session included awards for:

Accelerated Reader: Champion School award.

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Champion School Status - Accelerated Reader!

We are delighted to share with you our recently awarded Champion School status for Accelerated Reader by Renaissance Learning.

This award shows that we have demonstrated outstanding achievement in our implementation of the reading programme in senior school for the benefit of pupils, teachers, parents and carers to engender a true reading culture.

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Book Launch In The Library - Cathy Cassidy's New Series!

 

On Thursday, 15th June a very exciting book launch took place nationwide/worldwide to promote the new book Love from Lexi, written by much-loved author, Cathy Cassidy.  With such an exciting book due to be released, we too took the opportunity to hold our very own book launch. Cathy, who has visited...

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New Children's Laureate Announced

 

At lunchtime on Wednesday 7 June, a group of pupils from Year 8 eagerly awaited the news of the new Children's Laureate for 2017-2019.  It was a quick dash of lunch, followed by a visit to the Library to discover which author had been chosen - and of course making time for a chat about the winning a...

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Year 8 Librarians Receive Silver Award

Toward the end of Lent term we were delighted to award our team of Yr 8 Pupil Librarians with the silver award for the Pupil Librarian training. The award which consists of 3 categories; bronze, silver and gold offers pupils taking part the opportunity to cover a wealth of library skills ranging from...

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