Library-Media Center

  • Polo Park Middle School Library Media Center Mission:

    The Polo Park Middle School Library Media Center is committed to providing its patrons with a learning environment that promotes respect, independent thinking, and individuality.

    The Library Media Center is dedicated to designing and maintaining a library media program that supports, complements, and expands the instructional program of the school.

    The Library Media Center:

    • Supports the implementation and integration of the Florida State Standards.
    • Provides materials and lessons that support career and college readiness.
    • Provides and promotes extensive use of resources in multiple formats that are designed to meet the needs of all learners in all aspects of the curriculum.
    • Provides a learning environment which promotes inquiry.
    • Stimulates intellectual curiosity.
    • Encourages pleasure reading.
    • Develops diverse interests for the enjoyment of lifelong readers and learners.
    • Provides and promotes instruction to prepare students to become independent users of libraries and information resources.

    For questions or more information regarding our Library-Media Center, please contact our Media Specialist, Mrs. Nora Bernstein.

    Library Media Center Hours

    The Media Center is open in the morning on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursday, and Fridays at 8:45 a.m. If going to the media center, students need to remain there until the 9:10 a.m. bell. The Media Center is closed on Tuesday mornings for Parent/Teacher Conferences.

Reading Programs

  • Reading Counts

  • Halfway There Club

  • Million Word Club

  • Sunshine State Young Readers Award Program