Garfield school receives state recognition
As part of Minnesota’s new waiver, schools that
receive a Multiple Measurement Rating that falls between the 60th and
80th percentile are deemed Celebration-eligible and are invited to
apply for this recognition. Of the 211 schools deemed eligible to
apply, the Minnesota Department of Education received more than 140
applications, and from that group only 57 were chosen based upon their
notable work to increase student achievement.
the excellent students, faculty, and staff at Garfield Elementary,”Rep. Ward said in news release. “This is a great achievement and is theresult of a lot of hard work.
“Ensuring that every child inMinnesota has the opportunity to receive a high-quality education isessential to long-term success for our state, our community, and oureconomy and the results at schools like Garfield Elementary are justwhat we need.”