Several local schools to receive Washington Achievement Award for 3-year growth

Hoquiam High School has received an award from the state for their growth in reading, School Superintendent Mike Parker says “Just recently I was notified that the High School is one of only 5% of schools across the state to receive a very prestigious Washington Achievement Award for the work that they’ve don in improving reading scores at the High School.”

Also being recognized for High Progress is Stevens Elementary in Aberdeen, and Beacon Avenue and Simpson Avenue elementary in Montesano.

Pacific Beach Elementary was recognized for both High Progress, and Math Growth, also recognized for their growth in Math was Cosmopolis Elementary and North River School.

The growth is measured by the State Superintendant’s office over a 3-year period. The schools will be recognized at a ceremony on Saturday April 24th in Olympia.

2013 Washington Achievement Awards

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