By Jan Todd Batson
Excited children and parents arrived at Hearne Elementary on Thursday evening, August 20, to meet teacher they will have for the 2015-2016 school year. The building was open from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. for anyone wishing to meet teachers, administrators, or just to find a classroom and become more familiar with the building. The 2015-2016 school year began for students on Monday, August 24. Hearne Elementary has nineteen newly hired teachers. Mr. McGrew, elementary principal, is looking forward to a great year.