Parents FAQ

How do I get specific information about the team at my child's school (i.e. requirements, practice times, etc.)?
Contact your child's Media Specialist or visit the Media Center website for your child's school. Links to each of these websites can be found below.

What if I do not see my child's school listed within the links above?
Contact your child's Media Specialist to express interest in having a team created for future years. 

Are there any fees associated with the Battle of the Books program?
No. Battle of the Books does not have any registration costs and children are able to get the necessary books from their school library or the Iredell County Public Library. 

Does my child need an Iredell County Public Library card to participate or check out books?
No. All Iredell-Statesville Schools students automatically have fine-free student library accounts through the use of their student ID numbers. Students are welcome to use these accounts when checking out books for the Battle of the Books program, as well as any other books of interest. 

Will transportation be provided for my child for practices and competitions related to the program?
No. All transportation to and from practices and competitions must be arranged by parents or guardians.