A total of 12 PWCS schools are being honored as part of a Virginia incentive program to recognize schools and school divisions for advanced learning and achievement.
Honored schools exceed minimum state and federal accountability standards and achieve excellence goals established by the governor and the Board of Education, based on achievement and performance during the 2014-15 school year.
Four PWCS schools that earned the Board of Education Excellence Award met all state and federal accountability benchmarks and made significant progress toward goals for student achievement and expanded education opportunities set by the board and governor.
Eight PWCS schools earned the Board of Education Distinguished Achievement Award, meeting all state and federal benchmarks and making progress toward the goals.
Congratulations to these Prince William County Public Schools for their outstanding achievement:
VIP Board of Education Excellence Award
Ashland Elementary School
Porter Traditional School
T. Clay Wood Elementary School