Stuff of Interest

Bookaneer Book Fair: Where Books are the Treasure!

posted Oct 28, 2016, 3:39 PM by Sandi Prescott   [ updated Oct 28, 2016, 3:44 PM ]

Our fall book fair will be December 1-9, in the media center.  Check out our book fair homepage at

Our online fair will run November 26-December 9, 2016.

If you would like to volunteer for the book fair, contact Sandi Prescott at 252.249.2599 ext 1103 or our sign-up genius at

Children's Book Awards

posted Sep 20, 2016, 10:49 AM by Sandi Prescott   [ updated Sep 20, 2016, 10:52 AM ]

ACS is participating in the NC Children's Book Awards program.  All students have the opportunity to read and vote for their favorite books.

Battle of the Books Meeting- 10/5/16

posted Sep 20, 2016, 9:49 AM by Sandi Prescott

Mrs. Prescott will meet with BOB candidates Wednesday, October 5, to assess student progress.  

Book Lists are available from Mrs. Prescott or can be accessed at the following link:

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posted Oct 1, 2015, 8:08 PM by Sandi Prescott   [ updated Oct 1, 2015, 8:09 PM ]

NC Book Awards

posted Sep 10, 2015, 7:13 PM by Sandi Prescott

ACS is excited to be expanding our part in the NC Book Awards program for the 2015-16 school year. While the primary grades have been voting for the Children's Book Award for the past three years, our older students will now be able to have in say in which book is chosen to be North Carolina's favorite.  In addition to the Children's Book Award, students will have the opportunity to vote for Junior Book, Middle School Book, and High School Book award winners, depending upon their grade level. Students are encouraged to start reading the nominees now in order to be able to vote for their favorite in the spring!

Middle School Online Book Club

posted Jun 10, 2015, 6:04 AM by Sandi Prescott   [ updated Jun 10, 2015, 6:04 AM ]

We are starting an online book club for students in grades 6-8. Please contact Mrs. Prescott for the join code to our Google Classroom.  We will be reading and discussing books from the Battle of the Books list.  You do not have to join the team to participate.

Battle of the Books 2015-16

posted May 11, 2015, 10:55 AM by Sandi Prescott

If you are interested in next year's Battle of the Books team, check out this list of books and begin reading.  Prospective team members will begin meeting within the first two weeks of the school year.

2015-2016 MS BOB List

Last Day for Checkout- May22!

posted May 11, 2015, 10:46 AM by Sandi Prescott

May 22, 2015 is the last day for book checkout.  All library items should be returned by Friday, May 29.

BOB Members Wanted!

posted Aug 17, 2014, 6:44 PM by Sandi Prescott

The Battle of the Books team is looking for new members.  If you enjoy reading, answering questions, and being part of a team, we'd love to have you join us.  There will be an interest meeting during the first two weeks of school.  If you would like to begin reading the books, check out the list of titles.

Who is your Literary Underappreciated Heroine?

posted Mar 14, 2014, 7:29 AM by Sandi Prescott   [ updated Mar 14, 2014, 7:30 AM ]

Check out this post about literature's underappreciated heroines.  Feel free to comment and post about your favorite underappreciated heroines.

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