National Blue Ribbon Schools, Distinguished Schools Recognized

Cory Elementary School and DSST: Green Valley Ranch High School were recognized by the board for being named 2016 National Blue Ribbon Schools — a mark of excellence bestowed on only 279 public schools of the 132,500 schools nationwide. You can read the full proclamations here.

The board also recognized and honored the outstanding performance of the 11 schools identified as Distinguished or “Blue” on the 2015-16 School Performance Framework:

  • Cory Elementary School
  • Creativity Challenge Community
  • Denver School of Science and Technology (DSST): Byers Middle School
  • DSST: Cole High School
  • DSST: College View High School
  • DSST: Green Valley Ranch High School
  • DSST: Stapleton High School
  • KIPP Northeast Denver Leadership Academy
  • Slavens K-8 School
  • Steck Elementary School
  • University Preparatory Academy — Arapahoe Street

Read the proclamation here.