• Welcome to Hayes K-8 School Library

    Welcome to Hayes  

    De'Angela Etheridge

    Library Media Specialist


    (205) 231-8923



    Monday - Friday

    8:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m.

    Remote Learning Hours


    9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

    2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. 



      Library Mission Statement

    Our mission is to make our library a welcoming place to our students, teachers and community members as we promote a love of reading.

    We strive:

         * to encourage the pursuit of personal interests through reading and research

         * to support student achievement of curricular goals and objectives

         *to encourage curiosity about the world around us

         *to empower students to become discriminating users of information

         *to provide up-to-date resources in a variety of formats and the training to use them

         *to promote academic excellence and instill academic integrity.




          “Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” – Charles William Elliot