Welcome to the Media Center
To support the Mission of Berkeley Lake Elementary School by providing a secure and stimulating environment where students can attain their fullest potential academically, socially, and emotionally.
To support the Vision of Berkeley Lake Elementary School by:
- Being life-long learners to support student achievement
- Providing materials and experiences that meet our students' needs
- Assessing how best to provide the services that our students need
- Valuing students' potential to become life-long learners
- Supporting and embracing the cultural diversity of our student community
- Promoting student responsibility
- Recognizing that parental responsibility is an integral part of a student's growth
- Inviting and welcoming parental communication and involvement
Media Center Phone number: 770-582-7520
Kathy Washington, Media Specialist
Ms. Washington joined Berkeley Lake in 2019 as the Media Specialist. Prior to that she worked as an instructional technology specialist at an Atlanta independent school and as a library media specialist with the DeKalb County School System.
Ms. Washington has always had a love of reading and libraries. In fact, her very first job in high school was in the children's department of her local public library!
Colette Bingham, Media Clerk
Ms. Bingham joined the BLES media center in the fall of 2019, but has been an active member of the Berkeley Lake community for many years - serving as a lunch monitor and a parent volunteer.
Ms. Bingham loves working with the students of Berkeley Lake, and helping connect them with that just right book!