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Media PK-12 - Laney Kortas

 

The MORE that you READ, the more things you will KNOW. The MORE that you LEARN, the more places you'll GO.

-Dr. Seuss

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US Presidents

Ducksters

Biography

US States

Careers

Planets

 

Device Monitoring
 

Parents: please check out the linked article that compares the best parental control apps of 2019. 

 

Media Center Wish List:

Any current hardback non-fiction text. 

Central Virginia Regional Library

Our local library in Farmville, Va has some amazing resources. I encourage all parents to take their children to sign up for a free library card. There are so many book and media options available for check-out. If you live in the following counties you are eligible for a card: Albermarle, Amelia, Appomattox, Buckingham, Charlotte, Cumberland, Fluvanna, Lunenburg, Nelson, Nottoway, and Prince Edward. There is a link below for library cards.

Get a CVRL Library Card!

Hoopla

Once you have a library card, please go to hoopladigital.com or download the Hoopla app. You will register with your library card and can borrow free digital eBooks, audiobooks, comics, movies, music and more 24/7! 

Inside Mrs. Kortas' Class

Laney Kortas

Faculty Information

Department(s)
Lower/Middle School
Title(s)
Faculty, Media & Technology Specialist

Contact Information

School Email
(Primary)
School Phone
434-392-4131   x321

Education

Degree(s)
B.S. Northwestern State University
M.Ed Northwestern State University

Other Information

Biography

Mrs. Kortas is in her fourth year of teaching in the Media Center at Fuqua's Lower and Middle Schools. Prior to joining the Fuqua School staff, she taught 3rd and 4th grade in Louisiana. She received a B. S. in Elementary Education and a M. Ed. in Educational Leadership both from Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, LA.

Mrs. Kortas and her family moved to the area in 2017 from Many, Louisiana, where she is originally from. She and her husband, Robert, live in Rice with their three sons JR, Owen, and Walker.

Media Schedule

Monday

Upper School 8:30-11:00

MS Wheel 12:10-12:55

5th Grade 1:00-2:00

Tuesday

Upper School 8:30-11:00

Mrs. Rutherford 11:30-12:00

MS Wheel 12:10-12:55

Mrs. Carilli 1:00-1:30

7B 1:30-2:15

7A 2:15-3:00

Wednesday

PK4 9:00-9:30

PK3 9:30-10:00

3rd Grade 10:30-11:30

1st Grade 11:30-12:00

MS Wheel 12:10-12:55

2nd Grade 1:00-2:00

Thursday

Upper School 8:30-11:00

Mrs. Rutherford 11:30-12:00

MS Wheel 12:10-12:55

Mrs. Carilli 1:00-1:30

8B 1:30-2:15

8A 2:15-3:00

Friday

PK4 9:00-9:30

PK3 9:30-10:00

1st Grade 11:30-12:00

MS Wheel 12:10-12:55

4th Grade 1:15-2:15

6th Grade 2:15-3:00

Upcoming Events:

Dec. 20- Jan. 4, 2022- Christmas Break