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Thirteen schools receive Challenge Awards

Thirteen schools receive Challenge Awards

Woodland reading Thirteen schools received Challenge Awards from the Kansas Department of Education. The awards recognize Kansas schools that are making a notable difference on the state assessments despite facing significant challenges in their school population.

The schools honored are:

Caldwell Elementary – 3rd grade math

Cloud Elementary – 4th grade reading

Dodge Literacy Magnet – 3rd grade math

Irving Elementary – 4th grade reading

Jackson Elementary – 5th grade reading

Payne Elementary – 5th grade math

Woodland Health and Wellness Magnet – 3rd grade reading

Horace Mann Dual Language Magnet – 6th and 7th grade math; 6th and 7th grade reading

Jardine Technology Magnet – 8th grade math

Mayberry Cultural and Fine Arts Magnet – 7th and 8th grade reading

Pleasant Valley Middle School – 8th grade reading

East High School – 10th grade math

South High School – 10th grade reading

The schools will be recognized during the May 8 Board of Education meeting.