About the Library

  • The library reading area

    The Rondo Educational Center Library serves more than 2,000 students and staff at Benjamin E. Mays International Magnet School and Capitol Hill Gifted and Talented Magnet School. We have over 35,000 books, with everything from early readers to young adult novels, fantasy to realistic fiction, nonfiction, and even magazines.


    Library Policies

    Circulation Information:

    • Kindergarteners and first graders may check out one book.
    • Second and third graders may check out one or two books, based on teacher requirements.
    • Fourth and fifth graders may check out up to two books.

    Books are checked out for two week periods and can be renewed when needed. If books are overdue or lost, students will not be able to check out any more books until the books are returned or the fines are paid.

    Overdue Materials:
    Overdue notices will be sent home periodically and at teachers' request. Watch for these slips in Wednesday Packets.