Welcome to Our Library...
The purpose built Library is located centrally on the ground floor, it is a bright, attractive room which is easily accessible to pupils and staff.
The library is managed by a full-time professional librarian: Mrs J. McArdle
- To provide a welcoming area in which pupils may read, study or do research
- To provide a centralized resource of materials and expertise, which supports the curricular needs of pupils and staff
- To promote the concept of reading for enjoyment
- To enable pupils to acquire information and study skills
14,000 resources, comprising of Fiction, Non-Fiction, Reference & Audio Visual Materials
Internet linked PC’s
Magazines & Daily newspapers
Years 8 & 9 - can borrow 2 books
Years 10, 11 & 12 - can borrow 4 books
Years 13 & 14 - can borrow 6 books
Staff can borrow up to 10 items
Books must be returned on time
Latest Library News...
Anyone in years 8-10 who would like to join the school’s online book club Booktastic should leave their name with Mrs McArdle in the library. The blog is a fantastic way of sharing book information and chatting to other students who enjoy reading.
945 are the lucky class taking part in the NIBAs this year and they are all very busy reading the 8 short listed books. The voting will take place later in the year. Anyone interested in reading the books can pop-into the library for more information or visit the NIBA web site www.nibookaward.org.uk