Media Center Policies

Mission Statement

The purpose of the West Orange High School Media Center is:

  • To function as the information center of the school.
  • To provide intellectual access to information through learning activities that are curriculum related.
  • To provide physical access to information through a carefully selected and systematically organized collection.
  • To support intellectual freedom and access to information.
  • To support the use of technology in the process of learning and sharing ideas and knowledge.


7:00 am - 2:30 pm daily

Students may utilize the Media center before school and after school without a pass. During class time students must have a pass from their teacher to come to the media center.

Students may visit the Media Center during their lunch period. Student(s) choosing to use Media Center during lunch, must stay in the Media Center for the whole lunch period.

Library Circulation

Library books are loaned for a period of three weeks. Students may have 5 books at a time and books may be renewed.  Overdue notices are distributed once a month to the student's school email account.


The process for new students to receive a laptop may take 48 hours upon enrollment. Information about LaunchEd can be located on the OCPS website.   


Student replacement ID's are made in the Media Center for $3.00, before and after school and during lunch.