Library Statistics

  • The library opened Fall of 1967 with a collection of 3,000 books.
  • Today the library collection consists of 16,029 copies books in addition to digital materials and equipment.
  • The library serves 335 patrons in Pre-K through Eighth grades and adults in the Powhatan School Community.
  • This academic year, 12,477 books have circulated since August 1, 2016.

Above, the exterior of the Lindsey Library at Powhatan School on Monday, April 4, 2016.  Left, a newspaper clipping from the Powhatan School Alumni Facebook Page depicting Lindsey Library soon after it opened to students in 1967.  Right, a sculpture created by the seventh grade art class that is displayed in the library.