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Four Schools Named Title I Reward Schools for Georgia
Fayetteville Elementary, North Fayette Elementary, Bennett’s Mill Middle and Flat Rock Middle schools are among the 173 Georgia Title I schools that made the Title I Reward Schools list for 2019-2020 based on test score data from 2018-2019 school year, according to information released from the Georgia Department of Education.
Schools receive one of two designations: Reward Schools, Title I schools that are making the greatest improvements; and Distinguished Schools, the highest performing Title I schools in Georgia.
Fayetteville Elementary made the Reward Schools list. Reward Schools are among the greatest-improving five percent of Title I Schoolwide schools and Title I Targeted Assistance schools. Reward Schools also have to maintain the performance of their economically disadvantaged students, students with disabilities, and English learners to be recognized. Only 86 schools in the state made the Reward Schools list.
Bennett’s Mill Middle, Flat Rock Middle and North Fayette Elementary schools are on the Distinguished Schools list. Distinguished schools are among the highest-performing five percent of Title I Schoolwide schools and Title I Targeted Assistance schools. These schools are among 87 in Georgia that made the Distinguished Schools list.
Fayetteville Elementary School is recognized by the state as a Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports (PBIS) Distinguished School! FES is currently the only school in the district with this highest achievement status!
Flat Rock Middle School has been recognized as a Great Gains School - Gold Tier by Georgia's Office of Student Achievement. They are among 130 schools across 55 districts to receive a greatest gains award. Greatest gains schools must earn a three-year average CCRPI Progress Score that ranks in at least the 93rd percentile. Each award category has a platinum, gold, silver and bronze tier.
North Fayette Elementary School has been selected for the Family-Friendly Partnership Initiative. North Fayette Elementary is one of five schools in the state selected to participate in the 2019-2021 Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership School (FFPS) Initiative sponsored by the Georgia Department of Education. FFPS is a two-year professional development opportunity for schools to improve their welcoming environments.
CONGRATULATIONS FY19 Five Star Climate Rating T1 Schools!
Bennett's Mill Middle School, Cleveland Elementary School, Flat Rock Middle School, North Fayette Elementary School, R.J. Burch Elementary School, & Spring Hill Elementary School!