Elementary South staff at awards ceremony.

Elementary South Receives Plaque at National Blue Ribbon Awards Ceremony in D.C.

Elementary South Principal Dr. Martin, Assistant Principal Christy Hunter, and teacher Jaclyn Schwartz traveled to Washington, D.C. to participate in the National Blue Ribbon Recognition Ceremony last week. With great pride, they received a National Blue Ribbon School flag and plaque during an awards luncheon. Elementary South was one of 11 elementary schools in Illinois that received the award. An important part of the U.S. Department of Education, the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program recognizes outstanding public and non-public schools.