Library and Media Center

Dove Hill has an outstanding library and media center containing a wide variety of books, audio-visual materials, and other equipment.

Library Hours

Monday
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

About Dove Hill Library

Primary students (1st - 3rd) check out one book per week. During January of each year, 3rd graders are allowed to choose up to two books. Upper students (4th - 6th) come to the library once every other week and are always welcome to choose up to two books. Due dates are always the day before they come to the library with their class for check-out. All students are encouraged to come to the library before 8:30 a.m. if they want to exchange or return their book(s) before their next class check-out.


Library Computers

Dove Hill library has iPads that students can checkout for use in the mornings. If your child needs to take an AR test, they are welcome to use the iPads.

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Birthday Book Club

One way to celebrate your child's birthday is by joining the Birthday Book Club. By joining our Birthday Book Club, you not only celebrate your child's birthday in a healthy way, you also help build the Evergreen library. A special book will be purchased for our library in your child's honor. This is a wonderful way to honor your child and increase the number and quality of books for our school library.

To learn more details or to join the Birthday Book Club, please see this Birthday Book Club form.

Find AR Books

If you are wondering if a book is the appropriate AR level for you or your child, there is a website that can help you! Click on the AR BookFinder link below to find out the AR book level and if the book your child is reading has an AR test. Most, but not all library books have an AR quiz.

AR Book Finder
www.arbookfind.com

What is the Accelerated Reader Program?

Accelerated Reader (AR), created by Renaissance Learning, Inc., is an individualized reading program used at to assess and improve each student’s reading skills and to increase reading enjoyment. Read the Parent's Guide to AR BookFinder to learn more.

Dove Hill Elementary School

  • 1460 Colt Way
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  • San Jose, CA 95134
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  • Phone: 408-270-4964
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  • Fax: 408-223-4536
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