Remember when poor Ralphie writes an essay about wanting the Red Ryder BB gun for Miss Shields, his teacher at Cleveland Elementary School? Ralphie gets a C+, and Miss Shields warns him about the dangers of such a gift. What does she know? All Ralphie can think about is that wondrous toy & his need to have one, just like his dad did. Showcase your Department 56 A Christmas Story collection this beautifully details replica of Ralphie’s school. GiftCollector is a Department 56 Club Member. We get all the villages and houses as soon as Dept. 56 has them.