Blue Ribbon Schools Program
The U.S. Department of Education developed the National Blue Ribbon Schools
Program to recognize public and private K-12 schools based on overall excellence
— academically or on their progress toward closing the achievement gaps among
We nominate up to seven schools every year based on assessment data. These schools complete an
application on the U.S. Department of Education website.
Contact Gayle Pauley, 360-725-6170.