U.S. Secretary of Education announced the 2018 recipients of the Terrel H. Bell Award for Outstanding School Leadership. The 11 principals from the 2018 cohort of National Blue Ribbon Schools will be honored during the National Blue Ribbon Schools awards ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 7 in Washington, D.C.
Our 4th grade teacher, Ms. Katie Boisen, was nominated by staff and confirmed by the principal as Zach Elementary's Excellence in Education Award Winner! We love Ms.Boisen's heart for kids and learning. She strives each day to meet student needs and creates a love of learning for books in them all. As one student was quoted at the end of a full year in her class, "This has been the best learning year of my life!" We love that! Thank you Ms.Boisen for your leadership on staff and your continued dedication to ensuring a high quality education for all! Ms.
Interested in reading or re-reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone?
Join the Harry Potter Book Club hosted by Mrs. Walter and Mrs. Kozusko. We will be discussing the book, playing Harry Potter related games, and enjoying some magical treats. You will need to provide your own book and show up prepared (that means you have read the assigned chapters) to talk about the magical world of Harry Potter!
October 1, 2018 U.S. Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, today recognized Zach Elementary and 348 U.S. schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2018. The recognition is based on the schools’ overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. The coveted National Blue Ribbon Schools award affirms the hard work of educators, families and communities in creating safe and welcoming schools where students master challenging and engaging content.