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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

BHT is Hosting a Blood Drive

BHT will be hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 1:30 pm to 6:00 pm. For more information and to make an appointment, please contact the school at (336) 789-9046.

Trotter Named Curriculum Facilitator

Eve Trotter

Mount Airy City Schools is pleased to announce that Mrs. Eve Trotter has been promoted as B. H. Tharrington Primary School’s (BHT) Curriculum Facilitator. Mrs. Trotter has been in education for ten years and has been the school’s literacy specialist since 2016.

Jones Intermediate School Spotlight

Do you have a rising 3rd grader or know someone who does? Jones Intermediate will be hosting a night for rising 3rd graders. Mark your calendars for May 2nd, 5:30pm at Jones. Listen to this week's Spotlight on Mount Airy City Schools to learn more!

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Upcoming Events

Spring Break
Date: 4/23/2019
Spring Break
Date: 4/24/2019
Spring Break
Date: 4/25/2019
Spring Break
Date: 4/26/2019
Second Grade Field Trip to the Zoo
Date: 5/1/2019, 8:30 AM 4 PM
Rising Third Graders Night at Jones
Date: 5/2/2019, 5:30 PM 6:30 PM
Location: Jones Intermediate School
School Lunch Hero Day
Date: 5/3/2019