Newport Grammar School Library Media Center
Parents/Guardians-To help your student retain important skills and vocabulary, please encourage your student to read, read, read. Even reading 5 pages per day over summer break will make such a difference in their academic performance!! 

Welcome

  • 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 is required each nine weeks for a grade. Please ask your student if they have completed AR.
  • 3rd grade--3rd nine weeks=1 student choice & 1 non-ficton; 4th nine weeks=1 student choice & 1 biography
  • 4th grade--2 books on their STAR level
  • 5th grade--achieve points goal as set by ELA teacher
  • 6th grade--3 books on their STAR level
  • 7th grade--3 books on a 5.0 or higher level
  • 8th grade--AT LEAST 2 books on a 5.0 or higher level.

Kim Costner

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

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

Documents

Links
Library Programs

NGS Library Catalog

Search the catalog for books to hold, recommend, or review.  Click on Newport Grammar School, then log in.https://ngs.follettdestiny.com/

Accelerated Reader Home Connect

Parents may log on here to see student progress. Use student's username and cafeteria number to log in.
http://hosted300.renlearn.com/85076/HOMECONNECT/

Tennessee Electronic Library
TEL
http://tntel.tnsos.org/
Useful Links