United Elementary In Alexis Wins Top Education Honor

united elementaryUnited Elementary School in Alexis receives top education recognition. They are one of 21 Illinois schools being named a 2013 Blue Ribbon School. Every year the United States Department of Education selects public and private elementary, middle and high schools where students perform at very high levels or where significant improvements are being made in students’ academic achievement says Illinois Governor Pat Quinn.
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Last month, United States Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced the 286 award-winning schools nationwide will be honored at a recognition ceremony on November 18th and 19th in Washington, D.C. In its 31-year history, the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program has recognized nearly 7,500 of America’s schools.