THE BRONX -  Students at St. Raymond Elementary School took the stage for a "Battle of the Bands" spring concert on Friday.

Students from first through fifth grades gave performances with music from The Beatles, Queen and the Jackson 5.

Hundreds of friends and fellow classmates watched the performance Friday. Faculty and staff say they enjoy taking their students to assemblies like this one. They say it gives students a chance to showcase their talents and creativity.

The students say they can't wait to do the performance again next year.