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J. E. Turner Elementary Media Center

JE Turner Media Center
JE Turner Media Center

        Turner Elementary     

   Media Center

Hours of Operation: 8:30 to 3:00


Turner Elementary Media Center assists the students in developing their research skills, technology skills and reading skills to make life long learners.

Research Skills

Turner Elementary Media Center works with the classroom teacher to provide project-based instruction in the use of reference materials and the Internet to complete classroom assignments and personal interest research.

Technology Skills

Turned Elementary Media Center provides computers and instruction in the use of technology for research and recreational purposes.  Instruction is provided on the use of the Alabama Virtual Library and other databases which the school provides access to.  Additionally, students are taught how to properly use the Online Public Access Catalog to locate resources within the media center.

Reading Skills

Turner Elementary Media Center assists the classroom teacher on enhancing students' reading skills.  We use the Scantron Performance Series Test to assess the students reading skills and determine appropriate reading materials for each student.  Students are checked for comprehension of library books by participating in Renaissance AR tests.  You can access your child's goal through Renaissance Home Connect at You will need your child's library card number for login and their password.  

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