Earl Elementary earns high honors
The Boyertown Area School District is pleased to announce that Earl Elementary School has been as recognized by the Division of Federal Programs as a Title I Distinguished School for the 2015-16 school year.
Title I is a 100% federally funded supplemental educational program that provides financial assistance to local educational agencies to improve learning opportunities. Title I programs are designed to help children meet the state content and performance standards in reading, language arts, and mathematics.
Earl Elementary School is one of only 168 Title I schools in Pennsylvania to be named a Title I Distinguished School for the 20152016 school year. The school was specifically recognized for High Achievement, as our students performed in the top 5% of all Title I schools on the PSSA Math and Reading assessments.
“This recognition is a testament to dedication and commitment of Earl Elementary School’s faculty, staff, and students,” said Dr. Sara Obarow, Earl Elementary School Principal. “This award is for everyone and I could not be more proud of their efforts.”
Earl Elementary School will be honored by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Federal Programs at the 2017 Title I Improving Schools’ Performance Conference during the Distinguished Schools’ Award Ceremony on Monday, January 30, at the Sheraton Station Square in Pittsburgh.
Earl Elementary School’s staff and faculty celebrating the school’s recognition as a Title I Distinguished School for the 2015-16 school year.