The students at Albany Elementary School who had Drama, Music, Art, and Physical Education for related arts classes during the fourth six weeks of school demonstrated their skills in the arts by performing plays, singing, dancing, and exhibiting art projects for parents, peers, and staff on February 12th. Students performed before large audiences in the gymnasium. Classes from each grade level rehearse and present a drama performance during each grading period. The drama performance is complimented with musical selections, as well as dance routines and artwork showcase. The student performances were directed by AES Library Media Specialist Connie Armstrong and Music teacher Teresa Williams. The Virginia Reel dance was coordinated by AES Physical Education teacher Jennifer Preston. Student artwork was displayed by AES art teacher Scott Gregory.
The 1st grade classes of Ms. Kathleen Gregory and Ms. Sandy Marcum presented a drama and music performance entitled "What a Wintry Day".
The 2nd grade classes of Ms. Carolyn Brown and Ms. Carolyn Guffey presented a drama and music performance entitled "Flakes".
The 3rd grade classes of Ms. Jona Guffey and Mr. Nathan Pennycuff presented a drama and music performance entitled "The Big Chill".
The 4th grade classes of Ms. Carol Latham and Ms. Yvonne Morgan presented a drama and music performance entitled "Bring On the Snow". The 4th grade classes of Ms. Angie Flowers and Ms. Megan Rains danced the Virginia Reel.
Artwork was displayed by the classes of Ms. Tammie Conner, Ms. Londa Kerr, Ms. Laura England, & Ms. Crystal Hoban.