Fifth graders were recognized for academic and athletic achievement and participation in activities in a special assembly. Eighteen fifth graders were presented with the President's Award for Educational Excellence.
The PK luau is a special day with a performance, P.E. activity and party in the pavilion. Students show their parents how much they have learned and grown.
A team of third graders placed first in the elementary division of the Stock Market Game in Tennessee. They gambled big on the last day of trading, and it paid off.
What did students do in P.E. today? It depends on what they were told to do in Spanish. Teams quickly translated sentences in Spanish and performed the activity.
Learn about Iowa, Utah, Rhode Island and Louisiana with our fourth graders, who study all 50 states and complete a state project. It's the academic highlight of the year.
Carol Yim, president of the Parents' Association this year, received the National PTA Life Achievement Award during Open House.
Jeff McDaniel, PE instructor and coach, received the Michael G. Murphy Stewardship Award during Open House. It is the top award given to faculty and voted on by the faculty.
Fifth graders look forward each year to launching the rockets they make in science class. This year's launch was on a beautiful day with little wind and high altitudes.
Open House on Thursday is for current students and parents, and Friday is Grandparents' and Special Persons' Day. Dismissal is at 10:30 a.m. on Friday.
Psst! Want to know what it's like to be in fifth grade at Bright? Our fifth graders acted, sang and danced about it in their play "Fifth Grade from the Inside Out."