THE 2014-15 SCHOOL YEAR
Parents: Click on the “FAQs for Parents” tab above to access information about the Library-Technology program.
Want to know more about the Holiday Book Fair? Scroll down and click on the Book Fair image below.
Want to access our free 30-day trial of TumbleBooks? Please click on the tab above that says “Library-Technogy” and click on the TumbleBooks graphic. (Note the username and password before clicking.)
Holiday Book Fair – Click on the image to learn more about the Book Fair app, online shopping (before and after fair dates), and to see a preview of featured books.
The library has an extensive print collection of fiction, non-fiction, and reference books, as well as many videos.Six computer workstations allow students to take A.R. quizzes in the library and access Destiny Quest online public access catalog (OPAC) for locating books in West’s library. Students can also use WorldBook Online.
Our Destiny Quest OPAC is accessible from any networked computer in the school, and is also searchable from home. Clicking on the image below will take you directly to a screen where you can access West Library’s online catalog. Search by author, title, keyword, or series.
To access FollettShelf e-books, click on the image below.
A subscription to World Book Online has been added to the many resources students have at their disposal.
The Computer Lab
31 Windows 7 O.S. Dell computers with a broadband connection comprise the student lab in Room 309. Internet sites are filtered in compliance with the Child Internet Protection Act (CIPA), and students are taught safe surfing skills. Student software includes 2007 Microsoft Office, Typing Instructor, and Success Maker. We use a variety of web-based programs to augment the network software.
Free Homework Help
Click on the image below to access free tutoring help, Sunday-Thursday, 2 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Renaissance Place Home Connect
Click on the image below and log in with your child’s user name and password to see reading progress for your child.
In addition to showing your child’s progress toward his or her reading goal for the marking period, Renaissance Place Home Connect has a direct link to A.R. BookFinder. If you wish to access it from this page instead of logging in, please click on the image below.
For More Information
The white tabs at the top of this page lead to additional information; click on any of interest to you.
- Visit the school district web site www.butte.k12.mt.us