CCS Connections Spring 2021

We are a Blue Ribbon School

By Lower School Principal, Tracy Moss

T he National Blue Ribbon program was established in 1982 and each year recognizes outstanding public and private elementary, middle, and high schools from across the country. Several hundred schools receive the award annually, with more than 9,000 recipients across the country since the program began. The nominations are made based on student achievement and research-based indicators of school quality. Cambridge was identified as an “Exemplary High Performing School”, which means that the academic

emphasis on student growth. The National Blue Ribbon of Distinction is a prestigious award that exemplifies excellence in education. We are honored to be included in this select group of schools from across the country and give all the glory to God for this exciting recognition! As we look towards second semester, I am excited to see what God has planned for us! We are thankful for God’s faithfulness and guidance over the past semester, as we have faced some challenges, He continues to remind us to fully rely on Him. Thank you for partnering with us as we continue to provide the components to build a strong spiritual and academic foundation for our students.

achievement of our students, in the most recent testing year, placed Cambridge in the top 15% in the nation in reading and mathematics. Cambridge is one of 367 schools in the nation, one of 50 non-public schools in the

Proverbs 9:9 Give instruction to a wise man and he will be still wiser, teach a righteous man and he will increase his learning.

country, and one of 11 schools in Florida to be recognized in 2020. This is an acknowledgement to the high expectations and hard work of our students, staff and families and our shared Spring 2021 - Connections | 7

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