Most students come to the library from a study hall. However, you may also come from a class with your teacher’s permission, during lunch, or before and after school.
From Study Hall
You may come to the library from your study hall on a fifteen-minute pass or on a full period pass.
Fifteen-Minute Passes (Yellow)
You may get a fifteen-minute pass from your study hall teacher during your study hall to come to the library for fifteen minutes. When you get your fifteen-minute pass from your study hall teacher you should come directly to the library. Leave your pass at the irculation counter and sign in on the yellow sheet. After fifteen minutes you should come to the circulation counter to get your pass signed by a library staff member and sign out on the yellow sheet.
Full Period Passes (Pink)
You may get a full period library pass from one of the library staff during the following times:
Before School 7:20 – 7:45
Between Block Periods 9:10 – 9:20 10:45 – 10:50 12:40 – 12:45
When you pick up your pass you should sign in on the pink sign-up sheet for the block
period you plan to come to the library. Report to your study hall for attendance at the beginning of your study hall period. Have your study hall teacher sign your library pass. Go directly to the library and leave your pass at the circulation counter. You will be expected to remain in the library for the full period so be sure to bring your belongings with you from study hall. Students are expected to report to study hall on time. The library staff will not write late passes for students who are getting library passes between
On occasion one of your teachers may send you to the library from a class to select a book or to find materials for a project on which you might be working. In this case your teacher will give you a pass, which may be for all or only part of the period. When you arrive in the library leave your pass at the circulation counter and sign in on the yellow sign-in sheet there. If you need to return to class before the end of the period, have your pass signed by one of the library staff and sign out on the sheet at the counter.
You may come to the library during your lunch period without a pass. Sign in on the green lunch sign-in sheet at the circulation counter.
Before or After School and Between Classes
You may come to the library before or after school or between classes without a pass.
If you have early dismissal and have work you need to do in the library you must sit in the silent study area unless you are using a computer. You must sign in on the purple sign-in sheet at the circulation counter.