Place Bridge Academy Fifth Graders Awarded Grant Funds

Mar. 2, 2017
Place bridge academy fifth grade class, led by Mr. Greg Mehalovitz, receive a $3000 check on the Denver Nuggets court.

The third period fifth grade class at Place Bridge Academy recently won the $3000 Reaching New Heights Grant, generously funded by Southwest Airlines® and the Denver Nuggets, to create a community garden project at their school.

Watch the Reaching New Heights Grant recap video.

In addition to receiving the the grant funds for school improvement, the class was invited to the Denver Nuggets vs. Golden State Warriors game on Monday, Feb. 13, where the fifth graders, alongside their teacher Mr. Greg Mehalovitz, were presented with the large check on the court during halftime.

Congratulations, Place Bridge Academy fifth graders!