First graders lined up to get their tickets punched to board the Polar Express at Bell Elementary (above and below)
Principal Derrick Harris served as the conductor punching Carter Alley's ticket with first grade teacher Debbie Atkins looking on.
Anna Marie Langford looked up to Principal Derrick Harris
Students were excited to board the train
William Bledsoe got his ticket punched
Hunter Morrow and Clay Upchurch showed off their boarding tickets
First grade teacher Bethany Latham read the Polar Express aloud to those students on the train.
Doyne Webb checked out his ticket
Rylan Matthews was tickled to find a bell from Santa on her desk when she returned to her classroom
Ashley Thompson's classroom filled with gifts under the Christmas Tree