WHES Library Media Center

  • West Hills Elementary Library serves 850 students. Our annual circulation for last year was 26,886 books. Over 16,000 items including print and non-print items are held. We are a teaching library with a curriculum for grades kindergarten through fifth.

  • Library Hours & Circulation Policy

    The library is open 7:35 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

    Kindergarten students may check out 1 book, and all others are allowed to check out 2 books.  Students visit the library with their class on a 6 day rotation, and books are due at that time.  

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    Library Media Services
    Mission Statement 

     The Library Media Specialist works collaboratively with students, teachers, administrators, and the larger community to meet the personal and academic needs of each learner as they strive to make sense of the world.
  • Kathryn Allen
    Library Media Specialist 
     Kathryn Allen
    kathryn.allen@knoxschools.org
    865-539-7872 
  • Terri Briggs
    Library Secretary / BLTC 
     Terri Briggs
    terrill.briggs@knoxschools.org
    865-539-7872 

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