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WMS Nominated as a National Blue Ribbon School

National Blue Ribbon Schools

Winterset Middle School has been nominated by the Iowa Department of Education to join the esteemed community of National Blue Ribbon Schools! In Iowa, five schools have been nominated for this award. The application for this honor is due on March 29th, 2019. The announcement of the recipients for the National Blue Ribbon Schools will be in November, 2019.

National Blue Ribbon Schools are public and non-public elementary, middle and high schools that are producing outstanding results for all students. They have demonstrated consistent excellence and made progress in closing gaps in student achievement. The National Blue Ribbon Schools recognition program is part of a larger U.S. Department of Education effort to identify and disseminate knowledge about effective school leadership and promising instructional practices. 

WMS was nominated as an Exemplary High Performing School! Congratulations to Winterset Middle School!