A stretch of student artwork lines the second floor hallway wall at River Bend Elementary Thursday. The Raleigh school with 653 students pre-K through 5th grade first opened for the 2007-2008 school year.
A stretch of student artwork lines the second floor hallway wall at River Bend Elementary Thursday. The Raleigh school with 653 students pre-K through 5th grade first opened for the 2007-2008 school year. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
A stretch of student artwork lines the second floor hallway wall at River Bend Elementary Thursday. The Raleigh school with 653 students pre-K through 5th grade first opened for the 2007-2008 school year. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com

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