The Academy Library is a multifunctional space, serving both staff and students throughout the school day.
We have an extensive book and periodical collection, amounting to 10,000 resources. A generous bank of computers for completing schoolwork is also available.
Our Learning Resource Centre Manager/Librarian, supervises the library, Monday-Friday from 8am and is on hand to assist and support students with appropriate book selection.
Students are identified for reading intervention sessions and inclusion on the Scholastic Reading Pro scheme.
Reading Cloud is the software we use to access the Learning Resource Centre (LRC) database. To log in from your PC, laptop, smartphone or tablet https://www.readingcloud.net/. You can...
- Search, reserve or download resources from your school library and across the Reading Cloud
- Chat online with other students about books and authors that interest you
- Blog about your favourite books and authors
- Like and recommend resources to other students
- Write or record video book review
- Share your home library with friends at school
- Plus much more...
Have fun with Reading Cloud, join in together and become part of our school reading community! If you have any questions about the Reading Cloud please see Mrs Burt in the LRC/Library.
Logging on to Reading Cloud
To log in from your PC, laptop, smartphone or tablet https://www.readingcloud.net/ The student username AND password is the number printed on the letter given to you via your Learner Guide.
Scholastic Reading Pro. Year 7 students will partake in an excellent new reading scheme. Having the opportunity to take part in quizzes on books they have read and win prizes!
Rainham 100. Students from all year groups can undertake the Rainham 100 challenge, which is aimed at providing a wider exploration in reading and quizzes to test knowledge and understanding.