Library Media Center


Welcome to the St. Helena Elementary Media Center Homepage!


Take a tour of our website! by Cheilon Preston

Photo of the Media Center taken by Ms. Preston
Photo by Cheilon Preston

Our Mission
Our mission is to create a warm and welcoming environment for ALL students; where creativity is encouraged, differences are celebrated, and where no question is too small and no dream too big.

Meet the Media Center Staff
Ms. Preston volunteering for turtle patrol!
Photo by Linda Sigafoos, used with permission. 

Ms. Preston moved to South Carolina from Ohio in 2017, and has worked at St. Helena Elementary since 2018. She received a Masters in Library and Information Science from Kent State University in 2006 and, prior to becoming a school librarian, spent 10 years working as the manager of the youth services department in Chillicothe Ohio. She has three sons, and in her spare time she enjoys volunteering with the sea turtle program at Hunting Island, as well as camping, fishing, swimming and kayaking. Her favorite book is Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver. Her favorite books for kids are "The Day the Crayons Quit" by Drew DeWalt and "The One and Only Ivan" by Katherine Applegate.