The Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries awarded grants of $7,000 each to 9 BISD schools to extend, update and diversify their book and print collections. Pictured are the BISD Media Specialists who wrote the grants with their principals. From left to right are Claudia Garcia and Frank Ortiz, Cromack Elementary; Maria Isabel Colglazier, CastaƱeda Elementary; Claudia Chirinos and Liz Valdez, Stell Middle School; Sandra Rathjen and Jennifer Gonzalez, Lucio Middle School; Blanca Holmes, Skinner Elementary; Abigail Ochoa, Palm Grove Elementary; Pilar Garibay, Hudson Elementary; Jose L. Poy and Jessica Hedrick, Del Castillo Elementary; and Adolfo Sierra, Victoria Heights Elementary.