Welcome to the Lafayette High School Library

  •  Exemplary Library Award 2022

    Library Hours:

    • Monday and Wednesday--8:00 am - 4:30 pm
    • Tuesday, Thursday and Friday--8:00 am -3:30 pm

    Library Events:

    • This semester, RSD high school libraries will host visits from 1 more MO Gateway Award nominee author. See this page for details.

    Summer Reading Opportunities:

    • Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors: sign up in the library to win one of 225 FREE Missouri Gateway Nominees to take home for summer reading.  FREE BOOKS!
    • Summer is coming. Access to summer reading programs, book lists, and book access (eBooks & eAudiobooks, paper books) for summer. See this document for details.
    • Stay in touch with your Library Staff.

     Mission Statement

Gateway Readers 22-23 Nominees

Be Not Far from Me
Clap When You Land
Girl on the Run
Golden Arm
How It All Blew Up
If These Wings Could Fly
The Inheritance Games
Jane Anonymous
Punching the Air
This Is My America
This Light Between Us: A Novel of World War II
Tweet Cute
What I Carry

Gateway Readers Award's favorite books »

Contact Information

Nichole Ballard-Long


Jane Lingafelter


Robin Van Iwaarden

Secondary Resource Assistant