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Lakenheath Middle School Blue Ribbon School

Rachel Hall
| September 25, 2013

Lakenheath Middle School

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U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced today that Lakenheath Middle School has been chosen as a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School.This award, presented by the U.S. Department of Education, recognizes schools that exhibit high performance and/or significant improvement in reading and mathematics achievement.

The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program has honored and acknowledged great American public and private elementary, middle, and high schools since 1982. A National Blue Ribbon Schools flag waving overhead has become a trademark of excellence, a symbol of quality recognized by everyone from parents to policy-makers in thousands of communities. For more information go to

The community of Lakenheath Middle School is proud to receive this recognition for the hard work accomplished by students and staff every day.


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