Summit High Media Center

The mission of Summit High School’s Library Media Center is to support the learning process by providing a wide range of resources that will give each student an opportunity to achieve academic success.  We assist students, teachers and staff in becoming effective users of information, foster a love of reading and partner with teachers to teach information literacy skills.

Mission Strategies

  • Select and organize materials for research projects
  • Assist students in finding appropriate materials
  • Provide multi-media resources for students and teachers
  • Train students and staff in information literacy skills
  • Maintain the library’s print, electronic and multimedia collection
  • Develop the library’s collection to represent current and authoritative information
  • Collaborate with teachers to plan and implement lessons, incorporating technology whenever possible
  • Choose quality, appropriate and contemporary materials for pleasure reading

Media Center Resources and Policies

  • Destiny Library Manager
  • Students leaving a study hall or class must bring a pass to the circulation desk from the teacher that includes: student name, teacher name, date and time.
  • Students must sign in on a computer at the circulation desk that will be used as roster in the event of an emergency.
  • Once in the library, students will stay until the end of that class period, unless returning to class.
  • Students will not be allowed to return to class if it is 10 minutes before class ends.
  • Students can only use the front entrances to enter/exit.
  • Students in the library will follow verbal instructions in case of an emergency.
  • Students may not have food or drinks in the library or labs.
  • A teacher may not send more than 4 students at a time.

Media Center Staff

At Summit, you’ll find two highly dedicated individuals whose sole purpose lies in creating the perfect atmosphere for learning:

  • Friendly and welcoming
  • Student and teacher friendly
  • Highly conducive to research and study
  • Fresh and inviting

Our librarians thrive on collaborating with Summit teachers and students to prepare graduates for college and beyond and eagerly look forward to working with you.

NameJob TitleTelephoneLinks
Sherry Monroe
Librarian
Suzanne Swanson
Library Assistant