Memorial School Named a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence
The Blue Ribbon Schools program recognizes schools where significant academic improvements and achievements are taking place.
Memorial Elementary School has been named a 2012 National Blue Ribbon Lighthouse School of Excellence, according to an announcement posted on the school's website.
Blue Ribbon School designations last for five years, according to the recognition letter that was sent to the district. The letter can be viewed at right.
The school was presented with the award in December, according to the school website.