Blue Ribbon is a national recognition from the U.S. Department of Education (USED). The U.S. Department of Education honors elementary, middle and high schools that are either academically superior or demonstrate gains in student achievement. Schools nominated by the Georgia Department of Education attend a ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Five Georgia public schools have been recognized as
2023 National Blue Ribbon Schools.
The Georgia schools named 2023 recipients of the honor are:
Robert A. Cross Middle School, Dougherty County School District
Harris Elementary School, Gwinnett County Public Schools
Westside Middle School, Whitfield County Schools
Pharr Elementary School, Gwinnett County Public Schools
Quail Run Elementary School, Houston County School District
Photographs and brief descriptions of the 2023 National Blue Ribbon
Schools are available here.
View the 1984-2023 Georgia National Blue Ribbon Schools here