Alabama Schools Honored
Five Alabama schools have been recognized by the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program based on their overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps within subgroups. Those schools acknowledged are Arab, Athens, Mountain Brook, and Rock Quarry Elementary Schools along with Liberty Park Middle School.
The National Blue Ribbon Schools award affirms the hard work of educators, families and communities in creating safe and welcoming schools where students master challenging and engaging content. Next moth, a representative from each school will attend an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. with the Secretary and Department of Education.