Meet your Media center staff

My name is Katie Copeland and I am the Media Specialist at Wood Acres.   I have been at Wood Acres since 2016.   Our Media Assistant is Susan Schmidt.  

Media Center Policies

Hours of Operation

The Media Center is open for students during their entire school day. Students may come down at any point during the day with permission from their teacher.

We are open from 9:00-3:25 for students.

Circulation Policies

Kindergarten - 1 book

1st & 2nd - 2 books

3rd, 4th, & 5th - 3 books

  • All students are responsible for caring for the materials they check out.

  • All students may keep their books checked out for 2 weeks.

  • After 2 weeks, they are considered overdue and need to be returned before any new books may be checked out.

  • Students may renew a book, as long as it isn't on hold for another student.

  • Students can place holds on books that are checked out, and will be notified when the book comes in.

  • All books must be checked out at the circulation desk.

  • Students are responsible for paying for lost or damaged books, however no fines will be incurred. 


Click here to access the usernames and passwords for our Online Resources.

*you will need to login with your MCPS Google account to access the document (ex., Chromebook password)