The mission of the Camp Creek Media Center is to develop life-long readers
and learners in a technologically rich, literary environment.
Media Specialist - Samanth Johnson
Media Clerks - Jill Youngblood and Traci Zimmerman
The focus of the Camp Creek Media Center is…
- to provide media resources, facilities, services, and support to all areas of the instructional program.
- to provide a variety of services for students which promote digital citizenship, encourage reading, and
- to provide a 21st century environment that fosters creativity and independence, critical thinking skills, and
active engagement in authentic learning experiences.
Hours: 8:20 – 8:40 AM; 9:00 AM (or immediately following Camp Creek Live) until 3:00 PM.
Students should have the opportunity to come to the CCES Media Center at least once a week for circulation purposes.
Teachers may choose to send students individually or bring the whole class.
Library Cards – Each student has a card with their student ID number on it. The cards are kept in
baskets in the media center with a basket for each homeroom.
- Kindergarten – May check out 1 book for 1 week.
- First Grade – May check out 1 book for up to 1 week. May return a book the next morning but must
keep it overnight.
- Second Grade – May check out 2 books for up to 2 weeks. May return a book the next morning but
must keep it overnight.
- Third Grade – May check out 2 books for up to 2 weeks AND 1 magazine for 3 days. May return a book
or magazine the next morning but must keep items overnight.
- Fourth and Fifth Grades – May check out 2 books for up to 3 weeks and 1 magazine for 3 days. May
return a book or magazine the next morning but must keep items overnight.
- Overdues – Students with overdue books or magazines will not be allowed to check out until they return
the book or magazine. An overdue notice will be sent home in folders. Parents will be emailed if a book
is 30 days overdue and a letter will be mailed home when a book becomes 60 days overdue.
- Damaged and Lost Books
- Lost Books – Students who lose a book will be asked to pay for it. There is a $15 fine for hardback
books and ad $5 fine for paperback books.
- Lost Magazines – Students who lose a magazine will be asked to pay for it. There is a $4 fine for
magazines to cover the cost of the magazine and the white envelope used for circulation of magazines.
- Damaged Books – Students who damage a book beyond repair will be asked to pay for it. The same
fine charged for Lost Books applies. Most of our damages are due to water bottles, pets, and younger
siblings. We appreciate your support in taking good care of our books.
Online Research Library
- Internet Policies – Students must have signed an AUP (Acceptable Use Policy) form before they can
access the internet in a GCPS school. Use of the internet must be in support of, and consistent with the
vision, mission and goals established by the Gwinnett County Board of Education for the purpose of
instructional support. Inappropriate use will result in cancellation of these privileges as well as possible
- Home Access – Students can access the Online Research Library at home through the Camp Creek web
site. Click on the eClass button and login with your student ID number and password. You will need
passwords when accessing the databases at home so click on the lock next to the databases to view the
passwords for each database.