Thanks to RC&D of Northwest Alabama The Tharptown High School Language Arts Department and Voice class received a grant allowing the purchase of five 16G HD+ NOOKs with the Quick Office app and two eBooks and a Yamaha P105 Electric Piano with a stand and gig bag. In addition, the grant allowed for the purchase of four iPad 16GB Minis for Tharptown Elementary School. The devices will allow THS and TES students to participate in project based learning, increase literacy, and to help meet Alabama Career and Readiness Standards. The electric piano will allow Voice students to increase music literacy and to prepare for public performances. The Language Arts Department and Voice class, THS students, and TES faculty and students would like to thank RC&D of Northwest Alabama for their support and financial contributions.