Media Center

  • Mission Statement 

    • The mission of the Fairview Elementary Media Program is to instill in the students a love for reading and a quest for knowledge that will ensure they become effective, independent users of ideas and information.

     General Information



    Links for Kids (please call the media center for usernames and passwords)


    • Elementary Battle of the Books 2017-2018 book list Team meeting begins Tuesday, November 13th
    • Student Library Council - meets Wednesdays during lunch
    • Media Assistant - 5th Graders
    • FVES Broadcast Team - meets every Monday and Thursday mornings at 7:15am 
    • Garden Club - fall session runs September -  November


    • Summer Reading Challenge Celebration - Friday, September 21, 2018
    • Fall Into a Book - blank tree and leaves - each leaf represents number of books read in this timeframe.  Each grade has a different reading goal. October 1st - 31st (prize - cookie party)
    • October - Adopt a Shelter Dog Month 
    • Follett Book Fair - Browsing October 29th. Shopping Tuesday, October 30th - Friday, November 2nd.  Family shop night is Thursday, November 1st.
    • American Girl Literacy Night - Thursday, November 1st.
    • Grateful Writing Contest- Entries due Wednesday, November 14th.  Winners announced Friday, November 16th.
    • Gingerbread Contest entries due on Wednesday, December 5th.  Winners announced on Friday, December 14th.
    • Winter Break Reading Challenge:  December 22nd - January 6th
    • World Read Aloud Day - Friday, February 1st 
    • Harry Potter Literacy Event - Tuesday, February 5th
    • Read Across America - February 25th - March 1st
    • Scholastic Book Fair - April 4th - 12th
    • School Libary Month Celebration - Graphic Novel Contest due Tuesday, April 16th
    • Spring Break Reading Challenge - April 19th - 26th
    • Children's Book Week - April 29th - May 3rd
    • End of Year Book Return Contest - Monday, June 3rd - Friday, June 7th
    • Summer Reading Program begins June 9, 2018

     Book Awards


    • We can always use volunteers to help in the media center. Please contact Heather Shulman  at 704-753-2800 or if you would like to help.