Newport Grammar School Library Media Center

Parents/Guardians-Even if your student(s) do not have library in their special class rotation this nine weeks, they should still be reading. This will help your student in all academic areas as well!!


  • Students in grades 1st-8th will visit the library every 2 weeks

Beginning in 4th grade, students will assessed a fine of .05 per book per day they are overdue. This DOES NOT include students with excused abscesses. Absent students' book are automatically renewed. Students with overdue books and/or fines will not be able to check out books until their accounts are in good standing. Thank you!!

Series to consider for your reading enjoyment!:

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid (4-8)
  • The Unwanteds (4-8)
  • Dork Diaries (3-8)
  • Stick Dog (3-8)
  • Owl Diaries (1-4)
  • Notebook of Doom (2-5)
  • I Survived (2-8)
  • My Weird School Daze (2-5)
  • Lemony Snicket: A Series of Unfortunate Events (5-8)
  • Biscuit Series (K-1)
  • Pete the Cat Series(1-2)
  • Fly Guy Series (1-4)
  • Who is? Series (Non-fiction) (3-8)



AR will be done on a grade level basis. All students in grades 4-8 visiting the library this 9 weeks will need to read 5,000 words by October 15th. No worries...most students have already read well over 3,000 words!! Way to go!!



Kim Costner

Phone: 423-623-3811 x218
Main Phone Line: 423-623-9871

Hours of Operation: 8:05 AM - 3:15 PM


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