• James W. Sikes Elementary School

Media Specialist: Mrs. Jones-Gordon

The media center is a place where students are encouraged to come and share their love for books. Great readers are Blooming at Sikes Elementary!    

Intermediate Reading Initiatives

The Sunshine State Young Readers Awards is a program for 3rd -5th grade students. After reading the books and taking the AR tests and getting a score of 80% or better, the students have the opportunity to have their name placed on the wall of congratulations.

Primary Reading Initiatives

The Florida Reading Association Children’s Book Awards is a program for K-2nd grade students. These students are encouraged to read the books alone or with their parents. Once complete they may take the AR test and have their name added to the wall of congratulations for test scores 80% or better.