• A message from our Media Specialist, Mrs. Simmons:
    This year I am partnering with the Counseling Department to continue to bring mental health awareness to our students and our community 🙂
    Each month I will create book displays and encourage students to visit the media center to participate in makerspace activities and book chats.  
    August: Friendship Month 
    • Makerspace Activity - Friendship Bracelets
    • Book Chat - Students can stop by the media center to make friends and chat about their favorite book. 
      Date - August 31st during lunch
    September: Suicide Prevention Month  
    • Makerspace Activity - Create a bookmark using a 3D pen
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
    October: Bullying Prevention Month 
    • Makerspace Activity - take part in a Smile Post-It wall by sharing why you smile or to get ideas on reasons to smile.
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
    November: Career Awareness Month 
    • Makerspace Activity - Have a vision? Make a Vision Board for your future
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
    December: Destress December 
    • Makerspace Activity - Make a stress ball, Yoga, Just Dance in the media center. Dates for each activity to be determined
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
     January: Growth Mindset 
    • Makerspace Activity - Celebrate World Logic Day with a variety of puzzles, solve it and win a prize! 
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
    February: Diversity & Inclusion
    • Makerspace Activity - Create a beautiful Valentine's day card for a family member, or your favorite teacher. 
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
    March: Developmental Disabilities Month 
    • Makerspace Activity - MOID Student Mixer, introduce yourself & make a new friend
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
    April: Stress Awareness Month 
    • Makerspace Activity - Take part in a meditation session, let your stress melt away as we teach you simple breathing techniques
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
    May: Mental Health Awareness Month
    • Makerspace Activity - Stop by the media center for a brain break, relaxing music and coloring sheets will be available
    • Book Chat - Date TBD
    I am very excited about this initiative, and I look forward to working with our counselors and building relationships with our students.  

Media Center Mission Statement

  • The Fulton County Schools Media and Educational Technology department promotes academic excellence by empowering student and staff to be effective, discriminating users of ideas and information. Additionally, Fulton County Schools Media and Educational Technology Instructors (METIs) assist instructional staff in using technology effectively for differentiating instruction and providing rigorous, relevant, and engaging learning experiences for all students. The Fulton County Schools Media and Educational Technology department facilitates the development of balanced and relevant collections of digital and print resources for teacher and student use. Digital resources are provided for all students that are accessible anytime, anywhere, on any web-enabled computer, laptop, or mobile device. 



Degrees and Certifications:


Mrs. Sadeqwa Simmons Ed.S.

Device Coordinator 

Media & Educational Technology Instructor



Degrees and Certifications:


Ricka Sims

Technology Specialist

Zones 1 and 3| Schools and Administrative SitesInformation Technology | Fulton County Schools

6201 Powers Ferry Road NW  | Atlanta, GA 30339

simsf@fultonschools.org | www.fultonschools.org

  • Media Center Hours 

    Students can check out and return books

    9:15 am - 3:30 pm 


    Technician Hours

    Students who need assistance with their device 

    9am - 10am 

    12pm - 1 pm 


    All students must visit the media center with a pass from their teacher.