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Library Resources During School ClosureTop of Page

FREE eBook access for homebound readers!
 JLG Digital gives readers unlimited access* to read books online from any device. There is no limit to the number of users who can access the books, so students to click to your hearts' content! Titles enter and exit the digital stream regularly, so there are always new picks available.  Click Here :)
*With free, unlimited access, some functionality (like highlighting pages, bookmarking, reviewing usage, etc.) may not be available.
Also, while schools are closed, you can take Scholastic Reading Counts quizzes at home.  Keep reading!  Remember, Mrs. Hadden is still challenging you!
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Scholastic Reading CountsTop of Page

As of April 15th, Pleasant Grove Pumas have read 146,460,302 words and 3,040 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.

Mrs. Hadden Challenges You!Top of Page

Mrs. Hadden is once again challenging you to meet or beat her in one of the following categories:  words, points or books read.  As of April 15th, Mrs. Hadden has read 1,249,309 words; earned 304 points; read 24 books.  This challenge will continue throughout the school year.  Those that match or pass up Mrs. Hadden by midnight on May 29th will be invited to a pizza party during the summer.
Keep reading everyone!

Trimester Library ChallengeTop of Page

The 3rd trimester challenge is to read 1,000,000 words by midnight on May 29th.  Keep reading everyone!
The follow students have reached the 3rd trimester challenge.  Great job everyone!

Grade 6

Jazzabella B.
Emmett C.
Sydney H.
Kyle R.
As of 4/15/2020

Grade 7

Simon A.
Utahnah A.
Joseph C.
Roary E.
Andrew G.
McKenna H.
Miguel H.
Kylie I
Madison J.
Lexi L.
Mia L.
Lizzy M.
Sadie W.
As of 4/15/2020

Grade 8

Garrett B.
Hope B.
Jack B.
Jesse B.
Lily B.
Julia D.
Walker F.
Ruby M.
Elizabeth W.
As of 4/15/2020

I Love Reading MonthTop of Page

March is I Love Reading month and the Pleasant Grove library will celebrate with their 2nd annual month long book drive through SignUpGenius.  Let's see if we can meet or beat our goal off 100 new books for the Pleasant Grove Library.  A special thank you to all the generous families who have already donated books to the library! 
"You're never too old, too wacky, too wild,
to pick up a book and read to a child."
(quote by Dr. Seuss)

2019 - 2020 BOB (Battle of the Books) BooksTop of Page

The PG library will host the final Battle of the Books competition on March 19th during 4th and 5th periods.  If your student is participating and you would like to share in the fun, the competition will begin at 10:45 a.m.  We will plan to break for lunch at 11:00 a.m. and resume the competition at 11:35 a.m. with our second round.  Student participants - 6th graders:  Sydney H. and Aidan H.; 7th graders:  Mia L., Noah H., and Andrew G., 8th grader:  Walker F.  This is an exciting event you won’t want to miss! 

Upcoming Library EventsTop of Page

Subject to change - will post closures as soon as possible.
Month of March
  • March 13th - Library closed during 6th grade lunch (Pi Day)
  • March 16th  - Library closed after school
  • March 17th - Library closed all day
  • March 19th - Library closed during 6th and 7th grade lunch (BOB finale)
  • March 20th - Library closed during all lunches (Merit Party)

Overdue Library Books and FinesTop of Page

Library books are checked out for (3)weeks.  A fine of $0.10 per school day/per book will start after a grace period of (5) 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 Jupiter 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 2019-2020)