10 district schools win WA achievement awards
Ten Edmonds School District schools have been recognized with 2012 Washington Achievement Awards.
Presented by the Washington State Board of Education and the Superintendent of Public Instruction, the awards recognize schools for excellence and progress based on the Washington Achievement Index and the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Flexibility Waiver.
A total of 381 Washington State schools are celebrated for being top performers in seven categories: Overall Excellence; Language Arts; Math; Science; Extended Graduation Rate (only awarded to high and comprehensive schools); Closing Achievement Gaps; and High Progress (Title 1 eligible or participating schools only).
Edmonds School District Awards:
Brier Elementary – Closing Achievement Gaps
Chase Lake Elementary – Closing Achievement Gaps, High Progress
Edmonds Elementary – Closing Achievement Gaps
Edmonds Heights K-12 – Extended Graduation Rate
Hazelwood Elementary – High Progress
Maplewood Parent Cooperative – Overall Excellence, Science
Meadowdale Elementary – Closing Achievement Gaps
Meadowdale Middle – Closing Achievement Gaps
Seaview Elementary – Closing Achievement Gaps
Terrace Park School, Challenge Program – Math, Science
The award-winning schools will be honored during an award ceremony on April 30 at Kentwood High School in Covington. Congratulations District Schools!