Four Schools in Region 4 Districts Nominated for 2016 National Blue Ribbon Honor
Four Houston-area campuses were among 26 Texas public schools to receive nominations for National 2016 Blue Ribbon Schools recognition. Blue Ribbon Schools is a US Department of Education program that recognizes public and private elementary, middle, and high schools where students perform at very high levels.
The nominated schools in Region 4 are:
- Alief ISD—Alief Early College High School
- Alief ISD—Kerr High School
- Houston ISD—Lovett Elementary School
- Houston ISD—Oak Forest Elementary School
Nominated schools were identified as exemplary high performing schools as measured by state and national assessments. Each school has an economically disadvantaged population of 20 percent or greater.