Mary Lyn Ray Day at PHE

Published by PulaskiHeights on Fri, 04/01/2016 - 09:00

Pulaski Heights Elementary celebrated Mary Lyn Ray day on March 30th, 2016.  The students were able to learn about and celebrate one of Pulaski Heights Elementary alumni.  Mary Lyn Ray is a conservationist and author of several picture books for children. She was born in Louisiana in 1946 and grew up in Little Rock, Arkansas where she attended Pulaski Heights Elementary.  Mrs. Mary Lyn Ray has attributed finding her love of writing during her second grade year at Pulaski Heights Elementary.  Mrs. Ray has published twenty books.  Mrs. Ray’s texts are often praised for their lyricism and emotional depth, and in her works she frequently focuses on humankind’s relationship with nature.  Pulaski Heights Elementary is honored to call Mrs. Mary Lyn Ray one of their own.