ST. MARY SCHOOL IS NAMED A BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLU.S. Secretary of Education, John B. King, Jr., announced that St. Mary School in Alexandria, KY has been named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. St. Mary is one among 279 public and 50 private schools receiving this honor.
Private schools are nominated for the award by the Council for American Private Education based on standardized test scores and a comprehensive application and review process.
Mr. Matt Grosser, principal, and Mrs. Mary Helen Wagner, religion teacher, represented St. Mary at the national awards ceremony in Washington, D.C., on November 8, 2016.
Link to the official announcement from U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr.
St. Mary’s profile on the U.S. Dept. of Education site
Link to the list of 50 private schools in the U.S. who received the Blue Ribbon award
Link to all 2016 Blue Ribbon Schools