Thank you to everyone who contributed to making our inaugural Innovation Celebration such a
It was a festive community event full of joyful learning opportunities for all ages in addition to
the fun of hot air balloon rides. Our 7th and 8th graders presented a wide array of interesting
innovation projects. The wonderful creativity and commitment of our faculty was on full display
in the various innovation rooms. Many parents volunteered in different ways. And food trucks,
including Grymes parent Charley Matheson and his special-recipe chili, provided delicious and
We are particularly grateful to Julie Sherman for launching this new event and to our hot air
balloon sponsors, Dr. Khalid Athar (Wellspring) and Philip and Kelly Thornton (RE/MAX).