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Spotlight on Tharrington Primary School

Our youngest students started the year off strong with no plans of letting up. Check out how educators at BH Tharrington Primary School have been empowering students through the Leader In Me program.
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2021-2022 Back-to-School Information

We are compiling all the information you need in one spot. You can find information on this announcement or at the top of the page by clicking 2021-2022.
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MACS Receives $300,000 Summer Mini Grant

Mount Airy City Schools has been awarded $300,000 to provide students with STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) activities throughout the summer months.

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