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MDE Recognizes Schools for Closing Achievement Gap, Student Performance

by Nov 06, 2013



MEDIA ADVISORY

For Immediate Release: November 6, 2013

MDE Recognizes Schools for Closing Achievement Gap, Student Performance

WHO: The Mississippi Department of Education’s Office of Federal Programs

WHAT: The MDE will recognize and award more than 35 Title 1 schools from across the state for their work in closing the achievement gap and improving student academic performance during the “Champions of Change” ceremony. In a surprise announcement, two of the schools will be notified at the meeting that they will receive national recognition for their efforts.

WHEN: Friday, Nov. 8 at 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Auditorium in the Central High School Building – 2nd floor.

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