Mrs. Terrie Ahlers, Media Specialist

The SVHS Library Media Center is staffed by high school students under the direction of full time Library Media Specialist Mrs. Terrie Ahlers.

She can be contacted at  tahlers@swanvalley.k12.mi.us or 989-921-2445.

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Swan Valley School District is committed to helping all students learn and grow.

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The primary objective of Swan Valley High School Library Media Center is to implement, enrich and support the educational program of the school. This mission includes the development of reading skills, literacy taste, discrimination in choice of materials, and instruction in the use of all resources and technology. In addition, Swan Valley High School Library Media Center programs contribute to the development of the social and intellectual values of the student. The Library Media Center is staffed by Mrs. Ahlers who has a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and a Master of Library Information Science with a School Media Specialization


Our library program thrives because of the support of our students, staff, parents and community. With the leadership provided by MAME (Michigan Association for Media in Education), the ALA (American Library Association) and AASL (American Association of School Librarians), and support from the Library of Michigan and Michigan eLibrary, the Michigan Humanities Council, National Endowment for the Arts, the Saginaw Arts & Enrichment Commission, the Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs, United Way (Volunteer START), the Saginaw Community Foundation, Nexteer, Meijer, HSC, Thomas Township Business Association, and many other local businesses, individuals, and community groups, we are able to meet the needs of our patrons. We are continually grateful to all of these individuals and groups for their continued support and guidance.