Seventeen BGS students qualified for the William Allen White Party on April 25th. Students had to read at least one more book than their grade level to qualify. The collection included 22 books chosen for the 2016-17 school year from the WAW Foundation in Emporia.
The students were provided a treat at the Linger Longer followed by prizes for the top five readers and pizza for all from Papa Murphy's that Mrs. Wolf had received as a donation. Chick-fil-A also gave gift cards as prizes for each qualifying students.
Involved were William, Theadra, Jace, Malaina, Madi, Ella, Connor, Brooke, Jordan, Wyatt, Aryanne, Payge, Adriana, Bailey, Taryn, Malory and Kolbie