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Media Center

Immediately off The Commons, the BHS Charles W. Scrutchin Media Center seats over 100 students. The Career Center, a 24-station iMac lab and the Media Production class are adjacent to the Media Center. 

Erin Curran, Media Specialist, Lisa Graefe, Media Assistant, are available throughout the student day to assist staff and students with finding books for pleasure reading or class assignments and to help with research. Student and staff recommendations for acquisitions are highly encouraged, please stop by and let us know about your favorite titles.

The Media Center is open on all school days from 7:55 AM to 3:30 PM. On rare occasions hours may be shortened. Notice will be posted as far in advance as possible.


Media Center services include an extensive library collection of fiction, non-fiction and print references; computers for research, typing papers and other class assignments; printing services for all patrons and audio-visual supplies for staff.

Computers are available for students to use throughout the day. Students must have an Internet Acceptable Use Permission Form on file in order access the Internet. 

Black and white laser printing may be done for class assignments at no charge.

Contact Information

Media Specialist: Erin Curran
Phone: 218.444.1600 x 63454

Bemidji Area Schools Internet Acceptable Use Policy

For staff, students and parents. The Acceptable Use Forms can now be completed online via Family Access.  Permission forms are also available in the Media Center. Forms on file are for the current academic year, only. A new form must be filed, annually, to reactivate a user’s Internet account.