posted Oct 21, 2009, 8:58 AM by Gaye Mertz   [ updated Sep 23, 2013, 8:36 PM ]
 Blue Ribbon School 2008
Redgranite Elementary School was a recipient of the 2008 No Child Left Behind Blue Ribbon Award in 2008.  Redgranite Elementary was one of 320 schools nationwide to receive this award.


Wisconsin School of Recognition

Redgranite Elementary School is proud to be recognized with a New Wisconsin Promise Schools of Recognition award for ten consecutive years.

Since 2003, DPI has recognized schools which have, under the Federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001, met the following criteria:

  • Are Title I-eligible schools;
  • Are in the top quartile of the state for the percentage of students receiving free/reduced lunch;
  • Have above-average student academic performance on WKCE test scores (Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Exam) in reading and mathematics when compared to similar schools; and
  • Have met AYP (adequate yearly progress) indicators for two or more consecutive years.

The schools which meet the criteria above are honored at the Schools of Recognition ceremony held annually at the State Capitol in Madison, WI.