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The Lucky Draw

The Mount Airy City Schools Educational Foundation is selling tickets to its fall fundraiser, The Lucky Draw. This fundraiser will raise money for student scholarships. The event is a Facebook Live drawing where 21 prizes will be given away. Tickets are $100 and more information can be found by clicking here.

Mount Airy Educators Awarded Bright Ideas Grants

Twelve teachers from the Surry-Yadkin Electric Membership Corporation service territory have been awarded Bright Ideas Education Grants. Employees with Surry- Yadkin EMC made surprise stops to the winning teachers during the last week.

Our Schools At a Glance

  • Customizable Learning Options
  • Leader in Me Lighthouse School
  • STEAM
    Science Technology Engineering
    Arts and Mathematics Classes
    Weekly
  • 4 Cafeterias serving hot breakfast
    and lunch meals
  • 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
-guidance
-Letterland*
-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