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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
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News & Announcements

COVID-19 Updates

COVID 19 update

Your up-to-date spot for COVID-19 communications from the district along with resources for parents.

Niston Completes Leadership Program

Tom Williams, Emily Niston, Shirley Prince

Emily Niston, principal of Tharrington Primary School, recently completed the Distinguished Leadership Program, a year-long leadership development program for practicing school principals designed and provided by the North Carolina Principals and Assistant Principal’s Association and sponsored by the North Carolina Alliance for School Leadership Development.

PreK Registration

PreK applications are now being accepted.
Applications can be picked up and returned to the BHT office.
Our current office hours are 10am-2pm.

UPDATE- Attention Parents of Rising Kindergarten Students!!!

Tharrington Primary will begin accepting registration packets March 23rd. Please return the packets to BHT Monday-Friday 10am-2pm.

Kindergarten Screening will be handled at a later date. Once we know that date, we will post.

Please share this info with other families of rising kindergarteners.

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