Pleasant Grove Middle School - Home of the Pumas


Scholastic Reading Counts

As of April 26th, Pleasant Grove Pumas have read 168,023,574 words and 3,303 books!!!
 Library Open:
Before School ~ Monday - Friday
7:25 - 7:45 a.m.
Break ~ Monday - Friday
9:34 - 9:44 a.m.
Lunch ~ All Grades
Last twenty minutes of lunch.
After School ~ Monday - Friday
2:05 - 3:00 p.m.
Subject to change without notice.

Library Challenge

Mrs. Hadden is challenging you!  Should you accept you will need to match or beat the number of books read OR points earned OR words read by Mrs. Hadden by the end of the school day on May 10th.  Match or beat this challenge and you'll be invited to a pizza party in the library.  
As of Friday, April 26th, Mrs. Hadden has:
  • read 28 books
  • earned 470 points
  • read 1,920,581 words
Let the challenge begin!

Library Mystery Poster

We still have two more weeks to fill in the mystery poster.  Can anyone guess what it is?!?
Remember, if you scored a 70% or better on a Reading Counts quiz last week, see Mrs. Hadden in the library before the end of the week.  Have fun and keep reading everyone!

2018 - 2019 BOB (Battle of the Books) Books

This years winners:  Some Readers
(Jesse B., Emma D., Julia D., Elena E., Walker F., and Lizzy W.)
Great job and congratulations to both our teams this year.
It was a very close competition!

Upcoming Library Events

Month of May
  • Don't forget to see Mrs. Hadden in the library before Friday, if you scored a 70% or higher on a Reading Counts quiz last week.  The mystery poster is looking good.  Keep reading everyone!
  • May 13th - All Library Books Due
  • May 14th - Textbook check in for the following History classes:  Baker, Haver, Kernan
  • May 15th - Textbook check in for the following History classes:  Phillips, Olson, Walswick
  • May 20th - All library holds need to be cleared no later than today to participate in year-end activities (i.e field day/Sunsplash)
  • May 13th - May 24th - Library closed except for book returns

Overdue Library Books and Fines

Library books are checked out for three weeks.  A fine of $0.10 per school day/per book will start after a grace period of five days.  To avoid paying a fine, please return or renew your library book by the due date.

Overdue notices are distributed to the English teachers at least twice a week and are posted in Juper Grades periodically.

REMEMBER:  Students with overdue library books or library fines will not be allowed to participate in extra-curricular activities which include athletic events, dances, field trips and assemblies.  (Student/Parent Handbook 2018-2019)