The Georgia Department of Education on Friday, December 11, 2015, released the list of Title I Reward Schools for school year 2015-16. Three DeKalb County schools were awarded the Highest Progress School designation. Highest-Progress Schools are comprised of the top 10 percent of Georgia’s Title I schools with the highest performance on statewide tests over three years. DeKalb’s Highest-Progress Schools are Robert Shaw Theme School, The Champion Middle Theme School, and Marbut Elementary School. Along with DeKalb’s three Highest Progress Title I schools, the state also recognized DeKalb Early College Academy as a Highest Performing School. Highest Performing Schools are the top 5 percent of Georgia Title I schools with the highest performance on statewide tests over three years.
Title 1 Rewards Schools News Release