Welcome to the Heather Glen Library
Library Hours 7:30 am-3:00 pm
972-270-2881 Ext 42388
Every student visits the library once in a week in their special rotation. The library is open all day for students needing to check books out. Books are due one week from the day checked them out, but can be renewed.
Kindergarten and 1st grade - one book
2nd and 3rd grades- two books
4th and 5th grades -three books
Students in 2nd through 5th grades may earn a sticker that entitles them to an extra book at checkout through our Roadrunner Reading Challenge.
Do you need more books for your children to read at home? Garland has wonderful public libraries and library cards are FREE! Please encourage your child to read by introducing them to the public library. The library closest to our school is South Garland Branch Library, located at 4845 Broadway Blvd. Find a location near you.
Box Tops for Education
Our library participates in the General Mills Box Tops for Education program. Please send any box tops to the library. We use the proceeds to purchase books for our collection. Saving box tops is super easy and there is now a Box Top app! Visit General Mills Box Tops for Education program for more information!
Texas Bluebonnet Award
Every year, the Texas Library Association selects 20 books (published in the previous year) that represent the best in children’s literature. Students in 3rd-5th grade who have read five of these books are given the opportunity to vote for their favorite title. The results are collected throughout the state and a state winner is named. At Heather Glen, rewards are given for every five books read. The Texas Bluebonnet Award has more information.
Texas 2x2 List
Every year, the Texas Library Association releases a list of 20 books (published in the previous year) that are recommended for children ages 2 through 2nd grade. Second graders at Heather Glen who have read five of these books will be given the opportunity to vote for their favorite as well as earn rewards for every five books read. The Texas 2x2 has great information and activities on each of the books.