Ord and Burwell Elementary Schools Selected for National Honors  

October 10, 2013
Ord and Burwell Elementary Public Schools have been selected as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2013. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced that they were selected based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in improving student academic achievement.
“Excellence in education matters and we should honor the schools that are leading the way to prepare students for success in college and careers,” said Secretary Duncan. “National Blue Ribbon schools represent examples of educational excellence, and their work reflects the belief that every child in America deserves a world-class education.”
They will be honored at a recognition ceremony on November 18-19 in Washington, D.C.
Doug Smith is Principal at Ord Elementary School and Gordon Goodman is Principal at Burwell Elementary School.  To read more about these awards click on the following links:

Ord Elementary School

Burwell Elementary School