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School of Distinction Award
September 21, 2018

Rock Creek Grant School has been recognized by CFES Brilliant Pathways as a School of Distinction. This honor acknowledges the creation and execution of an exemplary plan for the entire school in CFES core practices to build college and career readiness.

Rock Creek Grant School is among 27 schools in the U.S. and Ireland that received the School of Distinction status. As such, these schools engaged in a year-long process to implement innovative programs, build a school-wide focus on college and career readiness, and engage families as partners in school activities.

“Rock Creek Grant School is a global model,” said Rick Dalton, CFES Brilliant Pathways President and CEO. “It is successfully creating a culture of college and career readiness and is helping its students develop the Essential Skills they need to success in the 21st Century workforce.”

Schools that received this award for the 2017-18 academic year will be honored at the CFES Brilliant Pathways Conference on November 3rd in Burlington, Vermont.