State Sen. Doug Eckerty (R-Yorktown) made this statement today applauding Yorktown High School for being named a National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education:
STATEHOUSE (Sept. 11, 2012) — “I am delighted to see one of our schools recognized for its outstanding academic accomplishments.
“The school’s success is a reflection of the integrity and combined efforts of students, parents, teachers and administrators. It is an honor to serve a community so devoted to ensuring our children receive the best education possible. This commitment will ensure Yorktown stands out as an excellent place to raise a family and help our students accomplish their goals.”
The U.S. Department of Education recently named their 2012 National Blue Ribbon Schools, listing Yorktown High School as one of eight Indiana schools recognized for its academic accomplishments. For more information, go to http://www2.ed.gov/programs/nclbbrs/index.html.