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Grayhawk Receive A+ School of Excellence™ Award

Grayhawk Elementary School has received the prestigious A+ School of Excellence™ Award from the Arizona Educational Foundation (AEF).

“We are extremely honored to have Grayhawk Elementary School recognized as A+ School of Excellence™ recipients. PVSchools is very proud to have four schools recognized for this distinction,” said Superintendent James P. Lee, Ed.D.  “This award attests to the great work that is happening in our community and in our classrooms at PVSchools.”

This is the first time that Grayhawk Elementary School has received this honor.

According to the AEF website, schools are evaluated in the areas of student focus and support, school culture, active teaching and learning, curriculum, leadership, community and parent involvement and assessment. The selection panel includes award-winning principals, teachers and community leaders. Panel members conducted site visits to shortlisted schools throughout the state in select the winners.

Each school will receive $500 and a banner designating it as an A+ School of Excellence™.