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Hours

Monday to Friday: 7:00 am-4:45 pm

(1:30 pm closure on Wednesdays)

Saturdays: 8 am-11:45 am

School holidays (if not a national holiday):

8:00 am- 4:00 pm

Permission Forms

Print out agreement forms and get signed to be able to check out Kindles and Playaways.

 

Borrowing Policies

ES Students:

  • PK and KG students may check out one book each week
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd grades loan limit: 3 items
  • 4th and 5th grades loan limit: 4 items
  • Books are due the following library period (this is typically one week later)

MS Students:

  • Loan limit: 6 items at a time
  • Loan period: 3 weeks after the checkout date
  • The maximum number of overdue items at any time is 2

High School Students:

  • Loan limit: 10 items at a time
  • Loan period: 3 weeks after the checkout date
  • The maximum number of overdue items at any time is 2

Parents and Non-Certificated Staff:

  • Parents and staff members may check out up to 10 items at a time; this total may include items of any available format- books, magazines
  • Priority for use of library materials goes to the academic needs of teachers and students
  • Books are due 3 weeks after the checkout date
  • DVDs may be taken with approval from a librarian and only over weekends/holidays

Teachers:

  • Teachers are permitted an unlimited number of checkouts
  • Teachers must return or renew all library materials at the end of each semester

Renewal Policy (for all): One renewal is permitted unless a teacher has requested an item for class use; further renewals may be permitted if no one else has requested the item.

Librarians

Julie Ann Conroy- ES Librarian and Head Librarian

Kris Yoho- MS/HS Librarian

Jane Gichuru- Assistant Librarian

Peter Muthusi- Circulation Manager

Grace Kitili- Library Assistant

Librarians

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Celebrating Author Visits!

Each year ISK hosts at least one author to visit the school and work with students. Have a look at some of the amazing authors ISK has been fortunate to host:

  • Aliki
  • Jane Kurtz
  • Beverly Naidoo
  • Margaret MacDonald
  • Toni Buzzeo
  • Margaret Ruurs
  • Eric Walters
  • John Coy
  • Ishmael Beah
  • Sara Holbrook and Michael Salinger
  • Candace Fleming and illustrator Eric Rohmann
  • Steve Swinburne
  • Storyteller: Mara Menzies
  • Virginia Clay