Some Internet-based PWCS services will be disrupted today (October 24),Parent Portal, Power Teacher, staff VPN and MyPortal remote access, will all be briefly unavailable. Email access from within the network, as well as in or outbound internet traffic will also be affected. Please plan you work accordingly.
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Get Involved with Library Book Clubs!
Do you like to read? Do you like discussing books with others? If so, then join one of our library book clubs today!
NEW!Beall's Best YA Books ~ Mrs. Beall is hosting a book club for young adult literature that is restricted to 7th & 8th grades. Participation is limited to 20 students per lunch shift and meetings will be held twice a month.
NEW!Groovy Genre Groupies ~ Mrs. Gutleber is hosting a genre book club that will meet monthly during your lunch. This club is open to all students, but participation is restricted to the first 20 who sign- up.
Battle of the Books will meet every other Thursday after school beginning September 25th. Find the permission forms just inside the library main doors.
Virginia Readers' Choice ~ The VRC club will be a little different this year. Simply read at least 4 books from the VRC list and sign up with the librarians to track your reading. At the end of March, a voting celebration will be held.
Lunch Bunch RETURNS! ~ your favorite library event will return this year and be held during most months. Don’t forget to sign up as soon as you hear the announcements! You won’t want to miss our awesome activities. J
New Program! War of the Genres ~ This is a year-long program open to all students! Each time you read a book, stop by the library to fill out a book slip. At the end of the month, the slips will be drawn from each genre box and the winners will get rewards. J
More detailed club information is available in the library & from your librarians so stop by today!
Summer Reading 2014: Reading is a Wild Ride!
Summer Reading is a Wild Ride!
Hopefully you've stepped off your Wild Ride of summer reading and are ready to wrap up your documentation to earn your two As for your Language Arts class!
New for this year--Students who participate and turn in their documentation forms to your Language Arts teacher will also be eligible to participate in a fall carnival. More details to come soon!
Summer Reading Lists
Overdue & Lost Book Fines Details
Students are encouraged to return their books on time! A seven day grace period before a fee is assessed is allotted. The Library can only accept exact change--either cash/coin or a check made payable to "BRMS". Students may pay their overdue or lost book fines at any time during school hours. If a lost book is found and returned to the library within 60 days of paying for the book, a refund will be issued. Thank you!