• Welcome to the Philip Simmons HS Library 

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    Home of the IRON HORSES!

     
     
     
     
  • Mission:

    The mission of the Philip Simmons High School Media Center is to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas, information, and technology while providing a fully integrated media program into the curriculum and that has a positive impact on student achievement. 

    Goals and Objectives:

    • To provide materials and services appropriate to the curriculum of the school.
    • To provide materials and services which meet the information and recreational needs of the learning community.
    • To provide opportunities for collaboration between the library media specialist and classroom teachers to incorporate information literacy into instruction.
    • To provide age-appropriate and developmentally appropriate resources in all formats to meet the information needs of all users.
    • To promote information literacy
    • To implement the integration of the library media program into the curriculum through collaboration among all members of the school community-teachers, students, parents, and administrators.  

    Philip Simmons Core Values:

    Academic Excellence

    Safe and Caring Environment

    High Expectations

New Beginnings
Dr. McClanahan and Mr. Packett
Almost done!
  • Fast Facts

    Staff:
    Dr. Connie McClanahan - Director

    Shana Walker - Assitant 
     

    Hours for the 2018-2019 School Year

    8:10 to 4:10 daily 

    Students will be allowed to check out 5 books out at a time
    We over 8,000 books in our collection with over 2,000 ebooks!

     

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