All guidelines must be met to participate in our Elementary Battle of the Books program. The participants must be:
A public (including charter) or independent school recognized by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction with students in grades 4-6, where the elementary school is K-6 for the current year of participation. Note: For K-8 or 6th grade only schools, students must follow guidelines for EBOB grades 4-5 and BOB grades 6-8.
Charter schools will be treated as a separate school district* within their NCSLMA EBOB regions (See Appendix K). All participating charter schools within each Region (1 - 8) will compete to determine the charter school representative at their appropriate regional competition. Therefore, charter schools will not participate in public school district competitions.
Independent schools will compete in Region 9.
A school with a cataloged collection of information resources, a designated space as the media center on the site of the school, a materials budget and open a minimum of 20 hours per week.
A school employing a provisional or licensed on-site School Library Media Coordinator, with the school librarian serving as the head coach.
School Library Media Coordinator is a NCSLMA member.
School Compliance Form must be submitted online by designated date. Due by December 2nd, 2016. The form will no longer be available after the due date.
* EBOB School Compliance Form This form should be completed by the Media Coordinator of each school participating. In order to complete this form, your membership must be current; join or renew here. Login to the page using your membership information. Then you can click on the form to submit it.
Region 1 - Contact - Joanna Gerakios - email@example.com March 30, 2017 Unity Free Will Baptist Church 4301 Charles Blvd, Greenville, NC 27858
Region 2 - Contact - Charles White - firstname.lastname@example.org April 28, 2017 Teachers Memorial School and Training Facility 500 Marcella Dr, Kinston, NC 28501
Region 3 - Contact - Cindy Berry - email@example.com
Region 4 - Contact - Carla Brooks - firstname.lastname@example.org April 28th Bladen Community College
Region 5 - Contact - Gina CusatoONeal - GCOneal@wsfcs.k12.nc.us May 4th Registration 8-9, Competition begins at 9. Location: Laughlin Professional Development Center Phone: 336-665-8003 7911 Summerfield Road Summerfield, NC 27358
Region 6 - Contact - Kimberly Kovach - email@example.com
Region 7 - Contact - Annamarie Stuckey - firstname.lastname@example.org April 27th starting at 9:30 am St Aloysius Catholic Church 921 2nd St NE, Hickory, NC 28601
Region 8 - Contact - Karen Yutzy - email@example.com Tuesday, April 25, starting at 10:00 Buncombe County Schools Central Office 175 Bingham Road Asheville
Region 9 - Contact - Lynn Bowness - firstname.lastname@example.org
Elementary Battle of the Books Special Committee Chair:
Reneé Gentry email@example.com Media Specialist Roaring River Elementary School 283 White Plains Road Roaring River, NC 28669 336-696-4628