Monday, October 3, 2016

Adrian Elementary School named one of the best in the nation

Adrian Elementary uses a hands-on, student centered approach to learning
U.S. Secretary of Education, John B. King, Jr., announced today that Adrian Elementary School has been named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School. 
 
Adrian Elementary School is one among 279 public and 50 private schools receiving this honor. 

Schools are nominated for the award by the state department of education, and then complete a comprehensive application about school practices. Schools may apply for status as Exemplary High Performing—among the top schools in a state—or Exemplary Achievement Gap Closing—schools making the fastest progress in the their state in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. 

Connie Reynolds and Treva Smith will represent Adrian Elementary School at a two-day awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., to celebrate their hard-won achievements.


View Link Here:
http://nationalblueribbonschools.ed.gov/awardwinners/winning/16mo265pu_adrian_elementary_school.html?ref=embedcode&schoolcode=16MO265PU