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Mission and Vision


LIBRARY MISSION: To provide students the tools to effectively use the resources and learning opportunities provided in the library.


LIBRARY VISION: The library is a place where imagination

and reality work together to open the door to knowledge,

information, exploration and reading for pleasure.  The library provides

the materials to satisfy the research and educational needs

of our students.

More activities promoting reading at Winter Gardens Elementary




Parent Lending Library

Parents are allowed to check out library materials.


Read Aloud Day:

Winter Gardens Elementary celebrates Reading in March,

which has been designated as our “I Love to Read Books

Month.”  We invite special guests (MUSD representatives,

parents, volunteers, and people from the community) to read

aloud to our students.


Scholastic Book Fair:

Children have the opportunity to add to their home libraries by

purchasing books at the book fair, which is sponsored by WGE




A bookmobile regularly comes to our school for class visits, during which students may check out books and experience other activities.


Bristow Park Library Classroom Visitation

Classrooms visits to Bristow Park Library



Weekly Visits

-Students in Head Start, Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades are allowed to check out one book per week.

-Students in 3rd , 4th  and 5th grades are allowed to check out two books every week and one renewal.  The pre-school students in the Adult Education program also have access to the library resources. 

-Fees for lost and damaged books are: $6.00 for hardcover books and $3.00 for paperback books.

On a yearly basis, parents sign an agreement notification regarding overdue fees.