Library Staff

Mrs. Sunita Parmar

Many of you know our librarian at Laurelwood is Mrs. Sunita Parmar. She loves to work with parents who want to help their children learn to love reading. Why? Because Laurelwood has a great selection of library books. If you have any questions or concerns, please ask Mrs. Parmar.

Library and Media Center

Dr. Seuss QuoteLaurelwood has an outstanding library and media center containing a wide variety of books, computers, audio-visual materials, and other equipment.

Library HoursBookworm

Monday
8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

About Laurelwood Library

Kindergarten students will visit the library once a week. Primary students (1st - 3rd) check out one book per week. During January of each year, 3rd graders are allowed to choose up to two books. Upper students (4th - 6th) come to the library once every other week and are always welcome to choose up to two books. Due dates are always on the day they come to the library with their class for check-out. All students are encouraged to come during morning recess, if they want to exchange or return their book(s) before their next class check-out.

Library Computers

Laurelwood library has two iMac computers that students can use while in the library. If your child needs to take an AR test or spend a few minutes on IXL, Mrs. Parmar welcomes them in the library at the following times:

  • before school
  • during morning recess
  • after 1:00 p.m.
  • after school
Find AR Books

If you are wondering if a book is the appropriate AR level for you or your child, there is a website that can help you! Click on the AR BookFinder link below to find out the AR book level and if the book your child is reading has an AR test. Most, but not all library books have an AR quiz.

AR Book Finder
www.arbookfind.com

What is the Accelerated Reader Program?

Accelerated Reader (AR), created by Renaissance Learning, Inc., is an individualized reading program used at to assess and improve each student’s reading skills and to increase reading enjoyment. Read the Parent's Guide to AR BookFinder to learn more.

Laurelwood Elementary School

  • 4280 Partridge Drive
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  • San Jose, CA 95121
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  • Phone: 408-270-4983
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  • Fax: 408-270-6922
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