Library Media Center

Thomas St. George - email: thomas.stgeorge@ct.gov

Library Media Specialist

(860) 456-3879 Ext. 342

Hours 6:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Library Media Center is to prepare our students to become active and effective users of information, promote a lifelong love of reading and learning and to provide materials that support the academic and trade technology goals of the CTHSS.

 

Click here for the library catalog. 

Click here to access Renaissance Learning.

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  AR Short Stories with 1 or 2 point quizes!

More AR Short Stories  

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 Thesis Generator

Put together your MLA bibliography.

 Put togehter you APA biliography

 Free Ebooks and Audio books through CT State Library

  ebooks@Adelaide  More free ebooks

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Resources For Finding A Book

7+ Sites To Help You Decide Which Book To Read Next

AR Book Finder - video tutorial

Destinty Library Catalog - video tutorial

Downloading Ebooks to Chromebook with OnceClick Digital - video tutorial

 

Circulation Policy
The normal loan period is two weeks. Books and/or magazines in the circulating collection may be renewed for one additional two-week period. Reference books can’t be checked out.

 

Fines
There are no fines for overdue books. However, if a book is damaged or lost you will be responsible for paying for a new book in the main office. New books are not allowed to be checked out until the overdue materials have been returned.

 

Printing

There is no charge for printing, however, students are reminded to perform a print preview first and select only what they need to print before choosing the print button.

 

LIBRARY COMPUTER LAB CALENDARS

">LMC Little Lab in Library - 18 computers

">LMC New Lab with Smartboard - 18 computers and center table

">Library Floor with Smartboard - 24 computers

Please email thomas.stgeorge@ct.gov to scheudle times--thanks

 

Chromebooks:

In order to receive a Chromebook, students and parents must print, sign and turn in the forms below:

Permission To Take Chromebooks Off Campus

Parent/Student Chromebook Agreement

Additionally, while CTHSS has coverage for Chromebook repair, and basic repair is covered for 4 years, only one repair per student is covered for hardware damage such as screen/case damage.  After this occurs the student/parents are responsible for repair cost of the device.  Therefore, please consider adding insurance, and purchasing a Neoprene sleeve, for your son/daughter's CTHSS assigned Chromebook (see Amazon link below)

$8 Amazon Neoprene Chromebook Sleeve

 

Picture Day

Picture Day
Thursday, September 28th is Picture Day! Uniforms before and after are still required unless you have paid for the "Dress Down Day".

Homecoming

Homecoming
Dance the night away at this year's Homecoming Dance! Friday, October 20th, $3 in advance, $5 at the door.

PFO Fundraiser

PFO Fundraiser
Sign up with Mrs. Mias for the Craft Crop PFO Fundraiser on Saturday, 10/7/17, 9-9 at the WT Cafeteria! Cost: Whole day $30, Half day $20.  Learn more

Game Day!

Game Day!
Click on "Learn More" to find out what home games are happening today and come and support your school!  Learn more

STAR Reading/ALEKS Info

STAR Reading/ALEKS Info
Click here for the Parent Academy Power Point on ALEKS and STAR Reading!  Learn more

Toolkit for Families Concerned about Deportation

Toolkit for Families Concerned about Deportation
Click on "Learn More" for valuable information for all families concerned about immigration enforcement.  Learn more

Scholarships

Scholarships
Seniors, check out all the available scholarships you can apply for!  Learn more

Help Wanted

Help Wanted
The Chronicle - Machine Operator; UConn Dining Services - Kitchen Asst, Chef Asst,Catering Coordinator. Call them for more info! (10/4/16)  Learn more

Student Workforce

Student Workforce
CTHSS students can help you with your next big project! A wide range of services are offered across a variety of trades programs.  Learn more