Lorraine Scaffidi

Middle School/High School Librarian at The Kings Christian School

Summer Reading

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May 222017

It’s that time of year — all library books will soon be due back to the library so that we can get ready for summer loans!

Tuesday, June 6, is the deadline to return all borrowed materials to the MS/HS Library. Circulation will then be closed until June 12 when we will begin to make summer loans.

This year, all rising 6th to 12th grade students and their parents will be able to borrow up to five books for the summer. Please return a signed copy of the summer loan agreement when you come to make your summer loans.

Please note, only re-registered families may make summer loans. All materials borrowed for the summer will be due back to the library during the first week of school in September.

Not sure of which books you want to read this summer? Check out the summer reading list for your grade and our online catalog (parents, click on the ‘Explore’ button to browse our special collections of Christian reading materials).

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May 122017

Florence Nightingale was born today in 1820. Did you know she wrote a cookbook during the U.S. Civil War for camp & hospital?
Florence Nightingale

To learn more, visit the Florence Nightingale Page at American Literature, featuring a biography and free library of the author’s novels, stories, poems, letters, and texts.  AMERICANLITERATURE.COM

Oct 212011
Manuscript Book mural

East Corridor, Great Hall. Manuscript Book mural in Evolution of the Book series, John W. Alexander. Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.

We have added a new page to our site, entitled Copyright, Fair Use & the Creative Commons License. You will find it under Faculty & Staff in the lower navigation bar. Feel free to share it with your students.

Please note that the information presented is for general guidance in the ethical use of  information only and does not constitute legal advice.

Sep 232011
The Rabbit & the Hare

Creative Commons: Project Gutenberg

Don’t be late!

  • National Christian College Fair – Tuesday, October 25th, 7-9 p.m. here at TKCS
  • PSAT testing – Wednesday, October 12 for all Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors
  • PLAN testing in school – Tuesday, October 18 for Sophomores
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