Library Policies & Hours of Service

Library Hours

Morning Library Time:

  • The TJHS Library is open M-F at 7 AM. Students who wish to come to the library in the morning must sign-in on the AM/Lunch Library Google Sign-in form located in the Cafeteria. 
  • During morning library time,  students may:  read, check-out books, work on homework, use the computer/print, or explore the Makerspace activities.
 
 
During School Library Time: 
 
  • With a pass from class - students must sign in on the Library Google sign in form when arriving.
  • With a class for lessons/checkouts.
  • During school library time students may: check-out books, work on collaborative projects, or use computers/print. No Makerspace activities are allowed at this time.
 
 
During Lunch Library Time: 
 
  • Students who wish to come to the library during lunches must first sign into the AM/Lunch Library Google Sign in located on the cafeteria stage. 
  • When arriving to the library, students must check in with Mrs. Canada.
  • During lunch library time students may:  read, check-out books, work on homework, use the computer/print, or explore the Makerspace activities.
 
 
The TJHS Library closes at 2:45 p.m.
 
 

Library Policies

  1. Students may check-out up to 3 print books for 3 weeks.
  2. eBooks and digital audiobooks are available through Follett, MackinVIA, and Capstone.  Students may have up to 6 digital books checked out.
  3. Students have the option to renew both print books and digital books.
  4. ELA classes have library lessons/checkouts every three weeks. 
  5. Overdue notices are emailed to parents every Progress Report and Report Card time. Emailed overdue notices are also sent to teachers every week.  
  6. Students are responsible for all books checked-out from the library.
 

Lost Books

Accidents do happen: books sometimes get lost, or severely damaged. Please remember that students and staff are responsible for books checked-out from the library. Lost books or severely damaged/soaked books must be paid in full so that the book may be purchased again for others to read. Thank you for understanding!
 
If a book is lost or severely damaged, please:
  1. Send payment with your student to the library.
  2. Payments may be made in cash for lost or severely damaged books.