B. L. Gray Junior High Library

Welcome to the B. L. Gray Jr. High library, a place that promotes literacy, advocates for enjoyable independent reading, facilitates the ethical use of technology, and encourages a lasting, individualized learning experience with all forms of informational resources.

Library Hours:

Monday - Thursday 7:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Friday: 7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Wenndy Pray, Librarian - 956-580-5333 Ext. 1654

Intellectual Freedom Statement: B. L. Gray Library "actively advocates and educates in defense of intellectual freedom—the rights of library users to read, seek information, and speak freely as guaranteed by the First Amendment. Intellectual freedom is a core value of the library profession, and a basic right in our democratic society. A publicly supported library provides free, equitable, and confidential access to information for all people of its community." (Adapted from ALA website.)

B. L. Gray will participate in its first ever Region One Battle of the Books competition!

Start reading these titles & see Mrs. Pray for details!

Cervantes, J. C. (2018). The storm runner. New York, NY: Hyperion.
O'Brien, A. S. (2017). In the shadow of the sun. New York, NY. Arthur A. Levin Books.
Hiranandani, V. (2018). The night diary. New York, NY: Puffin Books.
Perez, C. C. (2017). The first rule of punk. New York, NY: Puffin Books.
Korman, G. (2018). Restart. New York, NY: Scholastic Press.

Texas Recommended Reading Lists

Look for these titles or authors at your public library, online, or a bookstore near you.

Mrs. Pray Talks Bullying

Avoiding a bully is difficult. Building each other up and seeking help doesn't have to be. (Skip to 6:07.)