W.E.S. Media CenterWhere Everyone Shines!Our MissionThe WES Media Center program is designed to support the educational goals and objectives of Sumter County Schools. Through collaboration with classroom teachers, the program provides an organized collection of print materials, non-print materials, and technology. Media center staff instructs students as to proper use and enjoyment of library materials.
The media specialist and teachers work cooperatively to provide curriculum in which students appropriately use instructional technologies to access, produce, and communicate ideas and information. The media center promotes reading as a foundational skill, provides instruction on information and technological literacy, and promotes critical thinking and problem solving.The media center staff encourages students to become finders, users and creators of information. Our goal is for every student to become lifelong learners and lifelong readers.If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact:Joella Strickland, Media SpecialistJoella.Strickland@sumter.k12.fl.us352-792-2828 ext. 64220