2 Delaware Schools Recognized Nationally For Student Success
Smyrna Elementary School and West Seaford Elementary School have received this honor for the extraordinary successes of their students, according to a press release from the Delaware Department of Education.
The National Association of ESEA State Program Administrators (NAESPA), has been selecting examples of superior, federally funded school programs for national recognition through the National ESEA Distinguished Schools program since 1996.
Two Delaware Schools
Smyrna Elementary School, in the Smyrna School District, is being recognized as a National ESEA Distinguished School for Closing the Achievement Gap between student groups, and the academic progress that the students made during the 2022-2023 school year on standardized achievement tests. Cynthia McNatt is the school’s principal.
West Seaford Elementary School, in the Seaford School District, is being recognized as a National ESEA Distinguished School for Excellence in Serving Special Populations, and the growth and progress towards English Language proficiency that the multilingual learners made during the 2022-2023 school year. Laura Schneider is the school’s principal.
These two Delaware schools will be honored February 7-10, 2024, at the 2024 National ESEA Conference in Portland, Oregon.
Congratulations to these two schools for this outstanding achievement.