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Michelle Rhee

Fulton Elementary on front line in Battle of the Books [Fulton/Highland]

Getting kids excited about reading is one of the goals of A+ Partners in Education and one way to go about that is through "Battle of the Books". This year's competition took place concurrently at Howard, Mt. Hebron, Oakland Mills, River Hill and Wilde Lake high schools. Fulton Elementary School fielded three teams. In no particular order, the teams were: The Bookworms consisting of Madison Granzow, Sophia Pereira, Faith Pope, Brooke Robertson and Grace Weirich and coached by Christine Pereira; the Minnie-Mousters consisting of Kaylee Bennett, Madison Bloodworth, Lillay Gebru, Cadence Miller and Madison Roberts and coached by Jennifer Weathers and Paula Fisher; and,...