Welcome to the Heritage Middle School Media Center
The HMS Media Center is open from 7:50 AM to 3:30 PM.
Students can use the Media Center in the morning before class, after going to homeroom and returning with a pass from their teacher. They may return books, magazines, do homework, use computers for schoolwork, play educational games in the Makerspace, etc. Students also need to sign-in and out of the Media Center book. Media staff will time and sign student passes. Students can return books in the Media Center book drop and also in the Media Center boxes placed at the top of each grade level hallway. Students need to come to the Media Center with a purpose Any students not being productive will be sent back to their classroom. Morning announcements are at 8:20 and all students should be back in their homeroom by that time.
Books are checked-out for 3 weeks and can be taken out during track-out periods.
Fines are charged on overdue books at a rate of .05 per day past the due date with a maximum fine of $2.00 per book. Lost or damaged books should be paid for in full. We will periodically run a "Food for Fines"campaign to support "Back Pack Buddies." Ask us for more details.