FAQ
  • If you can't find the answers to your questions here, contact Mrs. Sutter by email at sutterk@district87.org or through the school office at 828-2359.

    Q-What is the Library Media Center’s mission?
    A-It is our mission in the Sheridan Library Media Center to support and enrich the curriculum, meet the needs of informational and recreational reading for our students and provide instruction and opportunities for students and teachers to become effective users of information.

    Q- How often will my student visit the Library Media Center?
    A- Kindergarten through 2nd grade have one 60 minute session in the LMC every week. 3rd- 5th grade will be in the LMC 80 minutes per week.

    Q- How many books do students check out?
    A- Kindergarten students do not check out library books at Sheridan School. 1st and 2nd graders can check out one book per week. 3rd through 5th graders check out one Reading Counts book a week. When a 3rd- 5th grader has returned 5 books on time in a row they are able to check out a second book, anything of their choice.

    Q- How long do students keep their library books?
    A- All library books are due back in one week.

    Q-Can my child renew their book?
    A- Yes. Students must bring in their book to renew it. This eliminates the problem of renewing just because it was forgotten.

    Q- What do I do if my child has lost or damaged a book?
    A- Contact Mrs. Sutter by note or call 828-2359. She will give you a bill with the replacement cost and work out a payment schedule with you.