BNHS Librarian Awarded National Prize
Byron Nelson High School librarian Maggie Norris is the recipient of the Freshman Fifteens and Young Adult authors Adopt-a-Library Program $1,000 grand prize from the School Library Journal. Funds will be used to purchase books for students enrolled at Denton Creek. Norris completed an application providing information about the library, teen program and special circumstances authors should know when making their decision. The program grants two libraries working with teens a full Freshman Fifteens library, one copy of each debut, along with Freshman Fifteens memorabilia. The Freshman Fifteens was initiated by coordinator Jenny Martin who is also the librarian at Northwest ISD’s Beck Elementary School.