"TV. If kids are entertained by two letters, imagine the fun they'll have with twenty-six. Open your child's imagination. Open a book." -Author Unknown
Librarian: Ms. Monica Black
Library Assistant: Miss Stacy Davis
Monica Black began working as the Shugart librarian in 2013. Stacy Davis began working as the library assistant in 2012.
2:35 - 3:00 Open checkout (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)
8:50 -9:20 Open checkout (Monday, Wednesday and Thursday)
8:15 - 2:35 Regularly Scheduled Classes
Self-sufficient students may come in during the day for open checkout if they have permission from a teacher.
Policies and Procedures:
- Pre K students may check out one book at a time.
- Kindergarteners may check out one book at a time. Kindergartners, who participate in the AR program, may check out two books at a time.
- First through fifth graders may check out up to three books at a time.
Students should bring their books to the library during their regularly scheduled times so that they can return or renew them. All students are expected to demonstrate responsibility by taking care of books and returning them on time. At this time, the library staff does not charge fines for late books. Students may incur fines for books that are lost or damaged. Parents have the option of paying for lost books or sending the student with comparable replacement books.
The Junior Library Crew
The Junior Library Crew is comprised of a group of Shugart students who volunteer their time to help in the library. The library staff is proud to announce the first semester, 2014-2015 helpers: Adrianna Greco, Jaiden Moreno, Stephanie Rodriguez, Alicia Tapa, and Cynthia Villalobos.
Shugart Loves Bluebonnet books
The nominees have been selected; the books are in. We have mysteries, graphic novels, realistic fiction, zombies, and much more. Who do you think will be the winner of the 2014-15 Bluebonnet award? Don't wait to start reading. The library has copies of all the Bluebonnet books!
Visit the Garland Public Libraries
The librarian would like to recognize the following students for visiting the public library this summer: Tifeolluwa Igbenyemi, Sophia Ojiako, Alissia Richard, and Neyra Garcia. Each student received a special prize. The librarian hopes to reward more students who visit the public libraries.
Check out our website
The Shugart Library website is another source for students and staff to connect with each other. We are looking forward to sharing resources and ideas with you.
Students can look up the quiz number (the simplest way to find the test. Additionally, students can find the following:
IL = interest level
LG = lower grades
MG = middle grades
UG = upper grades (meaning 8-12th grade)
BL = similar to a reading level -- given in numbers such as 4.2, 5.1
AR Pts = points available for 100% on the test
Quiz Type = kind of quiz students can take - they all have reading practice test as the type.
Some have additional vocabulary tests, too. Click here for more AR information.