The Texas Education Agency’s Title I, Distinguished Schools prestigious designation recognizes schools that have consistently demonstrated strong academic performances over a three-year period. All of these Title I, Part A schools achieved the Academically Exemplary rating for the present school year and have a residing population of 40% or more low income students – as reported on NCLB Consolidated Application for Federal Funding.
Distinguished Performance Schools have achieved a minimum of a “Recognized” status for the two prior years. S-T Elementary carries an “Exemplary” rating.
Education Service Center, Region 2 will host a ceremony today (Wednesday) to honor S-T Elementary and other area schools which were awarded this prestigious honor.