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#MAsummer 2021 Opportunities

The Blue Bear Bus, Family Fitness, and Summer Enrichment Experiences are just a few of the great things happening this #MAsummer! Click here to find calendars, dates, times, and more details!
summer feeding

Summer Feeding 2021

Save your family time and money by picking up free summer meals for your kids this summer! No application or registration needed, just grab and go.
#MAsummer is coming with smiling face and shades

#MAsummer Programming

Summer programming for Mount Airy City Schools is scheduled and it's an amazing lineup for students!
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Smart Bus Letter

Bus cards are rolling out to some students. Read the latest update on the Smart Bus program.

Our Schools At a Glance

  • Customizable Learning Options
  • Leader in Me Lighthouse School
    Science Technology Engineering
    Arts and Mathematics Classes
  • 4 Cafeterias serving hot breakfast
    and lunch meals
  • 13 Spanish Dual Language
    Immersion Classes
    Spanish for All
  • Walking School Bus

Welcome to Tharrington Primary School

leader in me
Do you want your child to lead, innovate, and serve?
Bruce H. Tharrington Primary (BHT) has the programming that allows students opportunities to lead through their nationally recognized Leader in Me program, materials to innovate through their Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) framework, and the encouragement to serve others thanks to a dedicated and loving staff.
BHT is where students discover their greatness as they are supported by 2-3 adults per class for small group instruction in math and reading. Small group instruction allows students to be supported where they are in their learning so they will grow to reach their full potential. Students enjoy offerings such as:
-athletic fields access
-bus transportation
-a diverse student population
-field trips
-global exposure
-Granite City Greenway access
-physical education
-multiple playgrounds
-small class sizes
-STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics)
-technology in all classrooms
-Walking School Bus*
*National Recognized Programming/Events
**Lottery-based program