About Us

Animated Books Central High School Library

Supporting Continuous Student Success

CHS Library Mission:
To develop information literate students and to foster a love of reading.

Information literacy is the ability to access, evaluate, and use information to solve a problem.


The Central High School library is open from 7:00 AM until 3:30 PM, on school days. During class time, each student is required to have a Library Pass from his/her teacher to be in the library. The pass must be completely filled out before the student comes to the library.

The CHS Library collection contains:
12,000 Books +
45 Magazines Subscriptions
754+ Videos, DVDs & CDs
and a selection of books on tape


The Central High School library has 45 computers in the library for student use. For more information about the district LAN, computer guidelines and library policies Click Here.

Library Policy
Book check out: Two weeks
Reference and magazine check out: Overnight
Library Fines: 10¢ per school day for books and magazines
25¢ per school day for reference material
*Lost Book Charges equal the replacement cost of the book plus a $5 processing fee.

Colorado Library Card (CLC)

CHS participates in CLC. Any person who holds a valid Colorado public library card may check out books from CHS.

Contact Information

Telephone 970-254-6200 x22200 (direct line with voice mail)
Postal address 550 Warrior Way . Grand Junction, CO . 81504
Electronic mail:

Ms. Sarah Shelp , CHS Library Media Specialist

Ms. Shar Olson, Library Paraprofessional