Nine Northshore schools earn 2011 Washington Achievement Awards
February 3, 2012 · 5:13 PM
Nine Northshore schools representing elementary, junior high and high school have earned 2011 Washington Achievement awards:
Crystal Springs Elementary School- Closing Achievement Gaps
Maywood Hills Elementary School- Closing Achievement Gaps
Kenmore Elementary School- Overall Excellence and Closing Achievement Gaps
Sunrise Elementary School- Overall Excellence
Wellington Elementary School - Overall Excellence
Woodin Elementary School- Overall Excellence and Closing Achievement Gaps
Northshore Junior High School- Closing Achievement Gaps
Canyon Park Junior High School- Closing Achievement Gaps
Inglemoor High School- Overall Excellence and Math
Schools are selected based on their statewide assessment data for the three previous years. This data is analyzed using the Achievement Index and methodology approved by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) and State Board of Education (SBE). Schools are recognized for top performance in seven categories: overall excellence, language areas, math, science, extended graduation rate improvement (high and comprehensive high schools only) and closing achievement gaps.
Representatives from these schools will be honored at a ceremony on April 25 at Mariner High School in Everett.