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 Welcome Back!

We hope everyone had a wonderful spring break and are ready to read, read, read!!!   The deadline for AR tests and all books due to the media center is May 7.   We are still working towards our AR goal of 32,000 so we can have our end of the year celebration!  We currently have 28,115.2 points.  We need 3,884.8 points to achieve our goal!  Keep on reading!!!

AR Bookfind

If you visit your local library or bookstore and want to know if a book is AR or what level it is, you can visit this website to get the information you need! 

AR Bookfind:


AR Home Connect

Just as last year, you can be able to check your child's AR information from home!  !

The link to this site is:

You will use your child's log-in information for this site. 

Parent PI Books

Need some Informational PI Hours?  Read a book!  The Elementary Media Centers offer the following books that you may read and take AR tests on for Informational hours.  I recommend  you read them earlier in the year as they can be hard to find the closer we get to May! 

No Regrets Parenting  by Harley Rothbart  ***NEW***

Siblings Without Rivalry by Adele Faber

The Five Love Languages of Children by Gary Chapman

1-2-3 Magic by Thomas W. Phelan

Parenting with Love and Logic by Foster Cline

The Way They Learn by Cynthia Ulrich Tobias

Raising Your Spirited Child by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka 

Parenting Without Power Struggles by Susan Stiffelman

These books are available at the media centers and at local public libraries. Please note: some of these titles may not be available at the 4th & 5th grade center yet, but will be very soon!


Contact Information for Mrs. Lyon


4th & 5th Grade Center: (352) 259-6850

Intermediate Center: (352) 259-2300


Contact Information for Mrs. Bowersox


Primary Center: (352) 259-7700

Intermediate Center: (352) 259-2300

Media Center Acrobat(.PDF) Documents

October Newsletter-Intermediate Center -

Media Center Links

Association for Library Service for Children - Links to book-related websites
Authors - Children's Literature Web Guide
Book Adventure - Create personal reading lists and take quizzes
Dr. Seuss - Games and activities related to Dr. Seuss books
Magic Tree House - Lessons, activities and news about the Magic Tree House series
World Book Online - Online Encyclopedia-See the media center for log in information
Yahooligans - Web guide for kids

Literal Translation