Blue Ribbon

Two Queens schools awarded Blue Ribbon
Two Queens schools awarded Blue Ribbon
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 12/04/2012 at 2:35PM

There is much ado about being blue at two Queens schools. P.S. 203 in Oakland Gardens and P.S. 191 in Floral Park were named Blue Ribbon schools by the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) this year. The borough’s high performing schools join three others in the city — Brooklyn’s P.S. 34 Oliver H. Perry School, [...]

P.S. 159 consistently got an ‘A’
P.S. 159 consistently got an ‘A’
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 10/19/2011 at 10:32AM

The unwavering commitment toward consistency paid off for newly-minted Blue Ribbon school P.S. 159. The Bayside school was honored for being a high performing school on September 15. According to David Thomas, spokesperson for the United States Department of Education, the school received the award for consistently performing at high levels on New York State [...]

Bayside’s P.S. 159 scores Blue Ribbon
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 10/17/2011 at 10:55AM

The unwavering commitment toward consistency paid off for newly-minted Blue Ribbon school P.S. 159. The Bayside school was honored for being a high performing school on September 15. According to David Thomas, spokesperson for the United States Department of Education, the school received the award for consistently performing at high levels on New York State [...]

Three schools earn ‘Blue Ribbon’
Three schools earn ‘Blue Ribbon’
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 9/26/2011 at 8:51PM

Three Queens elementary schools were honored for being high performing schools, earning them the federal government’s prestigious Blue Ribbon award and a brand new banner across the school. On Thursday, September 15, the United States Department of Education named P.S. 173 in Fresh Meadows and Bayside schools P.S. 159 and P.S. 130 as Blue Ribbon [...]