Category: Library

Welcome to the Rainey Library

  The library at the Rainey caters to all ages and tastes in reading, offering a wide range of up-to-date fiction, alongside a range of much-loved classics and a selection of relevant, modern non-fiction resources.  A range of graphic novels and Manga books have also been a welcome addition to the library catalogue.   As…
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Pupil Librarians receive their certificates

    After a two month probation period 22 pupil librarians received their certificates and badges from Mr McCullough at the librarian party. A big thank you to all the new recruits for all their hard work, it is really making a difference.  

Pupil Librarian Award Ceremony #LoveToRead

  Congratulations to our 12 newly qualified pupil librarians. Mr McCullough awarded certificates and badges to those pupils who had taken part in a three week training programme. During this time the pupil librarians were taught about the role of a school library, how to shelve and keep books tidy and how to use the…
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The Rainey Library – September update

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Library books now online

  Pupils did you know you can now access the library online through My-School? Simply log into My School, go to view all, hit the tab for online learning and then launch the library app. The library has also now 100 new books in stock. Come up and check them out!

Look where our reading takes us!

  Have a look at our school library video entry for the World Book Day Award 2016, to see Rainey readers transported!  

School Library Association Nomination @uksla

    Congratulations to Jade Heaney who has been nominated for the School Library Association, Pupil Librarian of the Year 2016.  Our school library team is delighted to support this nomination;

Pupil librarian awards

  Well done to all those pupils who have now successfully completed their librarian training.  On Tuesday, October 21st, librarians and friends enjoyed celebrating the librarian awards and of course, also enjoyed the accompanying treats! 

National Poetry Day in the Library

On National Poetry day, Thursday 3rd October, with the Library packed to capacity, our poets who were short listed in the Rainey 300 poetry competition, entertained staff and pupils with their winning words.  The theme for National Poetry Day this year was ‘Water’ and the day promised to flood us with a ‘wave of words’,…
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Poetry Stars in the Library

On National Poetry Day, Thursday 4th October, ‘Stars’, this year’s theme for Poetry Day, allowed some of our own poetry ‘stars’ to shine!  An attentive audience was entertained with poems from a range of writers, from King David to Spike Milligan!  The poem ‘Schoolitis’ warned against the folly of faked illness on school mornings, while…
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