Pictured above are the Glory Bees Preschool students who joined the Barney Bees Book Hive Club this past school year.
These students each read 50 or more books and were awarded various prizes and a T-shirt for their work. In the front from the left are Will Jordan, Blaize Conner, Alyvia Thompson, Chloe Rudolph, Link Schroeder, Cooper Brown, Bryce Lindauer, Jack Schroeder, Trent Wilbur, Savannah Gilliland and Tila Jones. In the second row are Savannah Montgomery, Byron Meserve, Bradley Smith, Natalee Talbott, Lance Klueh, Jeffery Holmes, Jaya Smith, Lauren Fulkerson, Cye Harding and Faith Noble. In the third row are Gavin Ahl, Courtney McFarling, Kya Smith, Ashton Williams, Clara Foertsch, Keaton Walls, Natalie Scruggs, Haylie Tackett and Julia Walsh. Sitting in the top row are teachers Cortney Cail Roby, Robyn Novak and Lesa Ammon. Absent from the photo are Hayden Canary and Kylee Gallagher.
The top readers at Glory Bees Preschool during the 2011-12 school year were, from left, Jeffery Holmes, 1,370 books; Courtney McFarling, 670 books, and Link and Jack Schroeder, 460 books. The preschool students read a total of 6,060 books this school year.