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1265 N. Grandview Avenue
Daytona Beach, FL 32118
(386) 258-4668
    Media Center


     ORTONA is engaged in 21st - Century lifelong learning which empowers our students and prepares them for real- world life experiences.  I support the curriculum and enhance the pleasure of finding something good to read.

    This guide provides information about the Ortona  ​Elementary library and available online resources.​​​

    Mission Statement:

    The mission of our library media program is to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information providing:

    Media Center Procedures:

    • ​Remember your library card!  It's your passport to borrow library books.
    • Take good care of our books.
    • Return books kon time. Books may be checked out for one week and may be renewed two times.
    • 2 books may be checked out at a time for grades 3-5 unless a child owes the library an outstanding book.  First semester Kindergartners will be allowed 1 book to be kept in the classroom. Grades 1-2 may check out 1 book.
    If you love to read and help children then volunteering in the Media Center is wonderful opportunity.  We are looking for dedicated individuals to help with the following areas.
    • shelve books
    • prepare materials
    • assist with book fair
    • type certificates
    • assist with inventory
    If you are interested, please contact the front office first.  You must be a certified volunteer. I look forward to hearing from you.  Ms. Gheen​​

    Reading Promotions:
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    ​All 3, 4 and 5th Graders can pa​rticipate in Sunshine State ​Young Reader Award Program. 3-5_2019-20_ssyra_annotated_list.pdf
    They can earn dog tags for each of the ​15 books read.