Churchill school gets 'blue ribbon' for closing the gap
September 23, 2022
Nothing changed at Churchill Elementary School on Friday when U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona announced the 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools - and the Cloquet school as one of 297 to make the list.
Teachers and staff at the school were still doing what they do, students were still attending classes, studying and hanging out with friends. But there was extra excitement in the air, a little sense of being recognized as something special.
It's a big deal.
National Blue Ribbon Schools serve as models of effective school practices for state and district educators and other schools th...