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.
- 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.