ERIC Number: ED367063
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Twelve Schools That Succeed.
Horenstein, Mary Ann
This booklet describes 12 Blue Ribbon secondary schools chosen during the 1991 federal recognition program. Representing a cross-section of America, these schools are characterized by a clear vision; empowered, hard-working teachers; a school environment that supports learning; use of local resources; and programs other than classroom learning. Each section provides contact information for each school. The schools include: Old Orchard Beach High School (Old Orchard Beach, Maine); St. Johnsbury Academy (St. Johnsbury, Vermont); Eleanor Roosevelt High School (Greenbelt, Maryland); Whitney High School (Cerritos, California); South Brunswick High School (Monmouth Junction, New Jersey); Craftsbury Academy (Craftsbury Common, Vermont); New Trier High School (Winnetka, Illinois); Benjamin Banneker High School (District of Columbia); Apple Valley High School (Apple Valley, Minnesota); North Penn High School (Lansdale, Pennsylvania); Cass Technical High School (Detroit, Michigan); and Kennebunk High School (Kennebunk, Maine). (LMI)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Environment, Educational Improvement, Educational Innovation, Educational Quality, Excellence in Education, High Schools, School Effectiveness, Secondary Education
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
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