of Shelby Country 3rd graders read below grade level.


of students served in our summer reading program mitigated summer learning loss.


By 2025 LMS hopes to have 95% of 3rd graders reading on grade level.

We were the people who were not in the papers. 

We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print. It gave us more freedom. 

We lived in the gaps between the stories.

Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale