First Day of School

Monday, August 17 is the first day of school for the 2020-21 term.  Students enrolled in the Traditional Learning Framework will begin the 1st 9 weeks in Remote Learning due to the current COVID-19 health situation.  For information about what that will look like this year, please click the more information button below to view the Reset Plan Information Hub.

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The Goldsmith-Schiffman Elementary School Library  strives to provide students and teachers with quality materials that support the curriculum. Creating lifelong readers who can think critically and evaluate information effectively is of utmost importance.

Library Staff:

Library Media Specialist: Jaime Hopkins

Library Assistant:  Stacy Crawford

Library Hours:

The library opens at 7:30 a.m.
The library closes at 2:45 p.m.

  • Students may check out books at any time during those hours.
  • Pre K and Kindergarten students are allowed to check out one book at a time and keep up to two weeks.
  • 1st through 5th grade students are allowed to check out two books at a time and keep up to two weeks.
  • 4th and 5th grade students can logon to the OPAC to reserve and renew books from any computer or device with internet access.

Find Books and Resources:

Search the Goldsmith Library Catalog

Alabama Virtual Library

Student Technology Enhancement Program (STEP)​

Additional Library Links