Blue Ribbon School
Blue Ribbon School!
Celebrating the Blue Ribbon Award

Cantiague Elementary School in Jericho was named a 2012 National Blue Ribbon School and included in the Exemplary High Performing School category.

U.S.Education Secretary Arne Duncan recognized 269 schools based on their overall academic excellence or for making progress in improving student academic achievement levels.

“We are so proud of this huge accomplishment as it was the result of many collaborative efforts,” said Cantiague Principal Tony Sinanis.“It also is a credit to the work of our amazing staff and kids – this honor is bestowed upon us because of them.”

The school will be honored by Secretary Duncan at an awards conference in Washington, DC, on Nov. 12 and 13.