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G. T. Lindon Elementary School



"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go." Dr. Seuss

Librarian: Courtney Vidallier (
Clerk: Christi Creighton (

Library Hours: 7:25-3:05

Helpful Websites:
World Book Online
Library Catalog (Destiny OPAC)
Click link to access AR: Renaissance Place                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Public Library Resource Guide

This resource guide is meant to serve an an introduction to our digital and physical resources available to you. As a service to you, the Lafayette Public Library subscribes to a large selection of online databases that contain information on a wide variety of subjects.

You will gain access to online learning, homework help, magazine articles, newspaper articles (including The Acadiana Advocate), test-taking practice and tips, career and job-seeking resources, health information, business information, a language-learning tool, automotive repair help, genealogy resources, and more at


STAR Reading scores represent how students performed on this test compared to a nationally representative sample of students. These scores present a "snapshot" of achievement at a specific point in time. It is important to remember that many factors can affect a student's test scores. STAR test scores give only one picture of how a student is doing in school.


  • The Accelerated Reader program allows students to answer questions on a recently read book whose level is based on his/her STAR score.
  • The AR program is built on the premise that practice strengthens performance.
  • Students must read and test on books that are on their individual reading level and score 85 percent or better to earn points.
  • Like riding a bike or tying shoes, reading is a skill that gets easier with practice!
  • Have your child read on their own for about 10-20 minutes each day.

Explore Magazines

Magazines are available for every age - and they're a great way to encourage regular reading. When you visit the public library, have each family member choose a magazine, and then sit and read together. A younger reader might enjoy Ranger Rick Jr. or Ladybug, while an older child could try Appleseeds or National Geographic Kids.

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