Reese Road gets grant

The PTA sponsored a nationwide grant program involving "Take Your Family to School Week" which is Feb. 11-15, and Reese Road School in Columbus earned one of the 32 grants. There were 350 applications.

The PTA will give the check of $1,897 during the special week in February.

A number of activities have been planned by the PTA, faculty and community members.

The theme for the week is "Stories From the Heart."

Students from every grade level will be asked to write a story about a special time in their lives using the Georgia Performance Standards. Parents will be asked to write something special about their child and send it to the teacher.