The Resource Centre staff support the teaching staff and the curriculum of the College in the teaching of effective information literacy and thinking skills.
An extensive range of fiction for recreational and educational purposes is available. An enjoyment of reading and a diverse experience of literature is considered to be an integral part of learning and life at Northpine.
The Centre benefits from a variety of comfortable yet stimulating spaces for learning, and provides a place for various classes such as Distance Education and Careers Australia Certificate sessions and meetings such as the ones between parents, students and Academic Coordinator scheduled to discuss tailored, career-focused academic pathways.
During class-time, the Resource Centre is booked with primary students coming to the library once a week to borrow books or listen to story-telling.
Under the leadership of Mrs Millist, the school enjoys various special events throughout the year, such as Library Lover’s Day, Harmony Day, Book Fair, Book Week and visits from authors invited to inspire and guide the students.
The Resource Centre is open for students at the following times:
Monday – Thursday Lunchtime from 1.00pm – 1:20pm
After school for parents and students 3.00pm – 4.00pm
Friday library closes at 3.30pm sharp.
The Resource Centre is open for senior students at the following times:
Monday – Thursday from 8.15am – 4.00pm
Friday 8.15am – 3.30pm.
Monday – Year 4
Tuesday – Year 3
Wednesday – Year 5
Thursday – Year 6
Friday – Closed