here for rules and information for applicants.
here to submit your school’s application -- due June 30, 2020.
3, 2020 – The
Georgia Department of Education is relaunching its Schools of Excellence Award,
which recognizes high-achieving schools as well as those making the greatest
school in each category will be recognized in each Congressional district in
Georgia, based on five pillars: content mastery, school climate, operations,
environmental and sustainability education, and innovation. Winning schools
will also be awarded $1,000.
across Georgia are succeeding every day, providing new opportunities and
opening new pathways for their students,” State School Superintendent Richard
Woods said. “Schools of Excellence provides a much-needed recognition of those
schools’ efforts and the impact they’re having on the children of our state.”
Meemic Foundation, a nonprofit established in 1992 to provide funding
programs and other initiatives to support educational excellence, is the Title
Sponsor of the Schools of Excellence program.
Meemic Foundation is proud to partner with the Georgia Department of Education
to sponsor their Schools of Excellence program that will recognize and
celebrate the superior achievements of esteemed Georgia schools,” said Pamela
Harlin, Director of The Meemic Foundation. “We look forward to working with the
Georgia Department of Education as we continue our dedicated mission to give
back and honor those schools and their staffs that give so much to educate our
K-12 school may apply using the link above. Additional information is also
linked. We suggest assembling a team to complete the application; this team
might include teachers, parents, community leaders and students along with the
district’s curriculum director, finance department representatives, food
services director, facilities manager, and physical education director.