"There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island."  Walt Disney 

Upcoming Events:
  • Check Out World Book Online on the Resources Page
  • Black-Eyed Susan winners @ R.E.S. Wild Wings & Cat Secrets
  • B.O.G.O. Book Fair Week is May 13-17, 2013
  • Shorebirds "Hit the Books" R.E.S. night May 17, 2013
  • C.C.P.L. visit May 28-31, 2013
  • Prepare for Summer Reading Program

Welcome to the Ridgely Elementary Media Center!

Mission:  The mission of the Ridgely Elementary School Library Media Program is to enable students and staff to be successful users of thoughts and knowledge by:

  •  Providing support and access to information for academic success by teaching information literacy skills through the inquiry process
  • Evaluating the needs and interests of students
  • Presenting a welcoming environment conducive to learning
  • Developing a current and diverse collection that supports the curriculum
  • Planning collaboratively with teachers
  • Providing motivation for life long reading

  The Ridgely Elementary School Library Media Program is a
vital working part of the school community to enable students to
become responsible learners and passionate readers.

Philosophy:  Mrs. Fortner believes that the right book can turn any student into an avid reader.  Reading is extremely important for success in life.

last updated 4-13-13 by CRF
Contact the Media Specialist at christine_fortner@mail.cl.k12.md.us
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