Library @ West Greenwood Primary

We welcome you all to our vibrant, relaxing and inviting library and hope you enjoy your library experience.

Your friendly library staff 

Mrs Charmayne Jiggins Library Officer – Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Mrs Leonie Martin Deputy Principal – admin contact for the library   

General Information

Opening Hours  
Each class has a designated borrowing session each week. Teachers supervise student borrowing.
Students and parents may also borrow books and resources:

· Before school       8.25 – 8.40am      Monday, Wednesday and Friday

· After school         2.50 – 3.20pm      Monday, Wednesday and Friday

                             (Students need to be accompanied by a guardian after school)

Borrowing Guidelines
Year Level           No. of books          Loan Period

      K                         1                        1 week

    PP-3                      2                        1 week

     4-6                      3                         2 weeks

Books may be renewed if not requested by other patrons. 

Overdue slips are sent home each Monday for  books that are two weeks overdue. An overdue notice and invoice will be sent to parents for any outstanding overdue library books. Invoices are to be paid at the school office.

Students will be unable to borrow if they have outstanding library books.

 All students need a library bag if they wish to borrow books. Our policy is no bag no borrowing. This helps to protect books from damage.       

ALL LIBRARY BOOKS BORROWED IN TERM 4 ARE DUE BACK BY THE END OF WEEK 8

 Library Lunch times  

The library is open at lunch times from 12.45 – 1.10 on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for years 3 – 6. During lunch times the students are supervised by teaching staff.   At lunch time children can play a variety of games, read books, draw, colour and create, complete puzzles, listen to audio stories, sit and talk to their friends or just relax.

Library Class Book Change Timetable

  Monday -         Kindy Red,  Rooms  1, 6, 7, 11 and 13.

  Tuesday –       

  Wednesday -    Rooms  4, 8, 18 and 19.

  Thursday -       

  Friday -           Kindy Blue, Kindy Green, Rooms 3, 9, 10, 12, 14, 20, 21 and 22.

Parents and the library 
Parents and guardians of a student attending West Greenwood Primary School are most welcome to visit the  library to:        

  •  borrow from the library’s large range of resources including our numeracy and literacy packs which were created to help students in these areas.
  • bring your child to the library after school on Monday, Wednesday and Friday to browse, borrow, read and relax. 
  • volunteer to help cover and shelves books on Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 9am-10.30am. Contact library on 92468700 if you would like to help. 

 

How to join 
To enrol as a parent borrower,  just come to the library during opening times and our friendly library staff  will create a library borrowing card which will be kept at the library. Once set up you are ready to borrow.  Parents can borrow up to 4 items for a period of 4 weeks.

What’s happening in the Library? 

Book covering 9am-10.30am Monday, Wednesday and Friday.