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  • Battle of the Books
    Sponsor:  Kelly Tucker
    Battle of the books begins early in the year with after school meetings.
    The North Carolina Battle of the Books is a statewide program which requires students to read a list of books.

    Battle of the Books 2020-2021

    Where the Watermelons Grow by Cindy Baldwin
    Soft Rain by Cornelia Cornelissen
    Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix
    Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein
    Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm
    Kenny & the Dragon by Tony DiTerlizzi
    Walls Within Walls by Maureen Sherry
    Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin
    Wish by Barbara O’Connor
    Pax by Sara Pennypacker
    The Hero Two Doors Down by Sharon Robinson
    Wildfire by Rodman Philbrick
    The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl by Stacy McAnulty
    Not If I Can Help It by Carolyn Mackler
    The Very, Very Far North by Dan Bar-el


    Safety Patrol
    Sponsor:  Ms. McKinnon

    Safety Patrol is proud to have a quality group of students as its members.  Safety Patrol is made up of our 5th-grade students who are recommended by their teacher.  These students promote good safety habits in and around the school.  The purpose of Safety Patrol is to help keep our school safe by preventing accidents from occurring and to develop leadership qualities in our members.  Being a member of the safety patrol is an honor that carries a great responsibility and a lot of dedication.


    Global Student Council
    Sponsor:  Ms. McKinnon
    The purpose of the Gray’s Creek Elementary Elementary Global Student Council is to develop leadership potential, maintain good citizenship and school spirit among the student body.  Our hope is that future student council members always remember to be global students and to at least try and change the world…. one step at a time.

    “To Gray’s Creek Elementary School…. we hope our influence will be remembered!”  Zuriel Fredd, President 2011-2012

    Student Council Officers will be elected in November

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    BNN Bear News
    Sponsor:  Ms. Vargas
    BNN is proud to have a quality group of students as its members. BNN is formed by our 5th-grade students who are recommended by their teacher.  These students present each morning the announcements for the entire school.  The purpose of BNN Is to keep our stundents informed about what is happening around the school.It also  helps to develop leadership qualities in our members.  Being a member of BNN is an honor that carries a great responsibility and a lot of dedication.