Summer Reading is Right Around the Corner!
Did you know Jeffco schools has a strong relationship with the Jefferson County Public Libraries? Each year JCPL runs a Summer Reading School Contest and they provide schools the opportunity to win cash prizes. Now is the time to sign your school up, get cool t-shirts for student helpers, and schedule time to have JCPL come to you to help you get the ball rolling. All you have to do is sign up at the link below. This will give the library the information they need to help your school get started.
Summer Reading Sign Up
JCPL also has a newsletter that has valuable information that goes out monthly to schools letting them know different resources that are available and upcoming activities that are happening at the library. If you would like to be on their mailing list please sign up at the link below. This is a great way to stay connected to your local library.
Mailing List Sign Up
One other amazing resource to highlight is their Homework Help. The library offers intuitive, engaging homework help for all ages and all levels with Brainfuse’s Help Now. All you need is your library card number and you can sign in for this resource.
If you like museums, parks, art, etc… be sure to check out the Culture Pass through JCPL as well. They offer free passes to different institutions to sign up for and use anytime of the year. Click the link below for more information:
Culture Pass Information
If you have any needs, questions, or concerns about the public library or the summer reading program, please contact Arra Katona at JCPL, she can be reached at: firstname.lastname@example.org
We hope you take advantage of these amazing resources and get your school signed up for the summer reading program, this is a competitive opportunity for all schools to get involved in reading. There will be prizes for the elementary, middle, high, and option/charter schools. Get started now and don’t let this opportunity pass you by!