About Us
Our Mission

Our mission is to guide students and staff to be effective and ethical researchers and users of ideas and information. Our program promotes the love of reading and develops 21st century skills.
Our Vision

We envision a physical and virtual space where all learners discover, create, inquire, and think critically to produce and communicate new knowledge both independently and collaboratively.


Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What time does the learning commons open and close?A. The physical learning commons is open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Q. How long can I check out a book?A. Students can check out a book for 1 week. Can't finish in a week?
Ask for a longer check out or stop by and renew your book. No Problem!

Q. Do you charge fines for overdue books?A. No, but you have to pay for your book if you lose it, and you can't check out a new book until the book is either returned or paid for.
Q. Can I go to the learning commons throughout the school day?A. During school hours students need a pass from their classroom teacher to go to the learning commons. Students are welcome to visit for quiet reading, studying or working on a project.
Q. Is the school's book catalog available at home?A. Yes, a link is available on the home page of this website. You can search for materials, review books, or use the available databases.  We even have a growing collection of electronic books for you to use 24/7 and read on your device!

Destiny Quest

Q. How do I access the databases from home?A. Stop by the learning commons and get a list of the usernames and passwords for each of the available databases.

Mrs. Henke
Maggie Henke
Library Media Specialist
Maggie.Henke@fhsdschools.org
636-851-5771