Library

Why Read ???

Reading for leisure is a pleasure that many of us take for granted. At St Clare’s, we value reading. In Years 7 and 8, each Period 1 class and each English class commences with 10 minutes reading. Girls in Years 7-10 are also encouraged to read for at least 20 minutes a night. There have... Read more »

Accelerated Reader Competition

Accelerated Reader is a program that engages students in independent reading practice. At St Clare’s College our Year 7 and 8 students participate in the program and this term we have added a little bit of friendly competition! The class that earns the most points by the end of the term will have an Accelerated... Read more »

Care of library books and textbooks

This week the library has had several damaged books returned. We would like to remind students that when they borrow a book from the library, they are then responsible for the care of the book. If a book is returned to the library damaged, it may need to be replaced at your cost. Parents, please... Read more »

Reading Café

The Library’s very popular Reading Café is returning for the 2016 Winter season.  Every Wednesday in Winter, the Library will be serving free hot chocolates between 3.30 and 4.00pm. This season’s first Reading Café starts on 1st June! This offer is limited to the first 60 students each Wintery Wednesday – feel free to bring... Read more »