Betsy DeVos

Stonehouse Elementary receives prestigious national honor

Stonehouse Elementary receives prestigious national honor

Stonehouse Elementary was among just seven Virginia schools recognized as 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools by Betsy DeVos, the U.S. Secretary of Education.

Public schools are selected according to their performance on state assessments or their ability to raise graduation rates and close achievement gaps between school subgroups and the performance of all students.

“We are proud of the entire Stonehouse Elementary community for earning this remarkable honor,” said assistant superintendent Scott Thorpe. “It is evident that the Stonehouse Elementary staff are committed toward every child realizing and reaching his/her potential. Equally as important, the school values...

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