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Welcome to the Canyon Ridge Elementary School Library: Home

This guide provides information and tools for Canyon Ridge Elementary School

Library News

We are busy learning rules and expectations in the library, and having a little fun with technology along the way. 3rd grade is learning to use the electronic card catalog and 4th grade is scanning QR codes to complete their library scavenger hunt. Next our 5th grade will be creating their own library memes. Our pre-k, kinder and 1st grade students will have orientation and their first check out next week!

Upcoming events:

Sept. Bluebonnet Book Kick Off for all 3rd, 4th,& 5th grade students - using augmented reality!  Click the Bluebonnet tab for more information about this reading program. Read 5 Then Decide!

Sept. 14-18 Celebrate Dot Day! 

Sept. All students will receive instruction in their classrooms and the library about Digital Citizenship

A Day in the Library - A Few Important Rules

Check Out Procedures

Book Checkout

Kinder – 1 book for 1 week  2 books in the spring!

1st and 2nd grades – 1-2 books for 1 week

3rd, 4th, 5th grades – 1-3 books for 2 weeks

Playaways are audio books that 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders can check out with a signed parent permission slip. You need your own headphones. 

E-books are available for checkout from home. Ask Mrs. Howk for more information. You can get up to 5 e-books at a time. You have access to both print and audio books.

Parents have access to e-books too!  Please visit our E-Book tab for more information.


If you do not finish your book in time, bring it to the library and ask to RENEW it. 

If you do not return a book or if you damage it, you will need to pay for it. 

Electronic Sign in for Library

Library Resources

Click on the icon below to access a variety of electronic resources for research and recreational reading.

Library Information

 Library Hours

Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.


Aug. 24  First Day of School

Turn in summer reading books & Bucket lists anytime during the first week of school!

Library Documents

Canyon Ridge Library Mission Statement

The mission of the Canyon Ridge Elementary School LIbrary is to connect learners with ideas and information; preparing students for life-long learning, informed decision making, a love of reading, and the use of Information technologies.

Library Staff

Wendy Howk- Librarian



Lori Staffel- Library Assistant

Library Phone- 210-407-1604

Your Google Drive

Access to your NEISD Google Drive:

Username: the same username you use to log in to school

Password: ne+your student id, without any spaces 

You can save your work here, and it will be available to you anywhere you have internet access.

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