State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today named 424 public elementary schools California Distinguished Schools (seven in Santa Barbara County) for their strong commitment and innovative approaches to improving student academic achievement.
“I applaud these strong, thriving schools that are making such impressive strides in preparing their students for continued success,” Torlakson said. “This award is well-deserved by these school communities for their enduring dedication to high standards, hard work, and unwavering support.”
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A list of all California Distinguished Elementary Schools for 2014 is here.