The Ridgewood Media Center provides access to a wide variety of books, both print and electronic, to support students with research, learning and recreational reading. Our Media Center staff is also responsible for the distribution and collection of student devices.
Ridgewood Elementary School Library Media Center Mission Statement
Ridgewood Elementary School Library Media Center Vision
The mission of the Ridgewood Elementary School Media Center is to:
provide a program that supports the North Carolina State Standards for Grades K-5.
Support classroom instruction through collaboration.
Foster digital competency.
Develop a diverse collection representative of all students.
The vision of the Ridgewood Elementary School Media Center is to create a literacy rich environment conducive to learning for all students by providing equitable access to information that supports the North Carolina State Standards.
All students may visit the library everyday between the hours of 7:30am and 2:00pm.
Students in grade K-1 may check out one book a day.
Students in grade 2 - 4 may check out up to two books a day.
Students in grade 5 may check out up to three books a day.
Once a student returns a signed Student Device Agreement the Media Coordinator will check out a device to that student. Students in Grades K-5 do not transport devices home. Technology Insurance is available for a small fee. If a repair is needed, we will contact the technology department for an evaluation.