As the auditorium filled with jubilant chants of “Pie! Pie! Pie!” Roanoke Avenue Elementary School principal Thomas Payton took his seat center stage to take his lumps for "losing" his annual Reading Week challenge.
Some Riley Avenue School students participated in 'Leadership Day' activities demonstrating skills they had acquired through the pilot program initiative, such as public speaking, eye contact and data tracking.
Students at Riley Avenue, Roanake and Phillips Avenue Schools took part in the Great Kindness Challange, a weeklong event geared toward teaching them how to show kindness to friends, family and others.