• Media Specialists:  

    Kelly Dawson and Kit Childree

    (334) 794-1410 ext. 281

                           kedawson@dothan.k12.al.us                          kachildree@dothan.k12.al.us


    Media Center Hours:

    7:45 am - 3:45 pm

    Students may visit the media center during the school day with their teacher, or they may come individually with a teacher's pass.

    All students who have a pass to work independently in the media center, must sign in on the iPad at the circulation desk and give their pass to a media specialist.

    There are Apple computers and Dell computers for student use.

    All students must have a Digital Device Agreement, signed by a parent, on file in the media center.  Good behavior and productivity are expected. The media specialists will be glad to assist patrons with any assignment needs.

    There is a large collection of fiction and nonfiction books available to NHS students.  A student may have 3 books out at a time. Late fines are five cents per book, per day.

    Click on the picture below to access the OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) for searching the NHS collection.

    resources a-z


    ​Click on the shopping cart to suggest a book for NHS media specialists to order for the collection:

    shopping cart

    teacher support

    There are teacher-only computer stations with a printer at the far end of the Cougar Den to the left as you enter the media center.

    There is a teacher copier located adjacent to the teacher computers. 

    The "Teacher 'View' Points" is a collection of professional books and journals in that same area.

    The media specialists offer planning and technology assistance.

    There are technology and media resources available for instruction and planning.

    The media specialists also assist in equipment management as well as troubleshooting software and hardware issues.

    Teachers can report any needs or requests through email (kedawson@dothan.k12.al.us and kachildree@dothan.k12.al.us) or in person. 

    Any issues that are unable to be solved in-house, will be logged into the DCS technolgy workorder system.