(INDIANAPOLIS) – The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) announced Friday the 2017-2018 Four Star Schools. Created by IDOE, the Four Star Schools designation recognizes great schools in Indiana.
“Receiving designation as a Four Star School reflects academic excellence among students, educators, and the administration,” said Dr. Jennifer McCormick, Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction. “I am honored to recognize these Four Star Schools for their hard work and dedication in preparing their students for a bright and prosperous future.”
Locally receiving the award are:
- Saint Charles Boromeo School in Bloomington
- St Bartholomew School in Columbus
- Barr Reeve Elementary School in Montgomery
- Barr Reeve Middle/High School in Montgomery
- Centerton Elementary School in Martinsville
- Bloomington High School South in Bloomington
- Childs Elementary School in Bloomington
- The Academy of Science & Entrepreneurship in Bloomington
- Unionville Elementary School in Unionville
- University Elementary School in Bloomington
- Waverly Elementary School in Martinsville
- Ferdinand Elementary School in Ferdinand
- Forest Park Jr-Sr High School in Ferdinand
The Four Star School Award has been in existence for more than 30 years. To receive Four Star designation, a school must receive an “A” on the state’s A-F accountability system and have excellent ISTEP pass rates. A total of 234 schools received the award.
For more information regarding the Four Star School Award, visit here.
To view a complete list of recognized schools click here.