U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Honor National Blue Ribbon Schools in Washington, D.C.

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U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to Honor National Blue Ribbon Schools in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will honor 286 schools as the 2013 National Blue Ribbon Schools at a recognition ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 12:30 p.m. EDT at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C.

The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program honors public and private K-12 schools based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in improving student academic achievement. Representatives from the 286 schools being honored will be available to the news media.

A list of the 2013 National Blue Ribbon Schools is available at http://www.ed.gov/nationalblueribbonschools.

Who :

U. S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan

What :

The 2013 National Blue Ribbon Schools Awards Ceremony

When :

Tuesday, November 19 at 12:30 p.m. EDT

Where :

Omni Shoreham Hotel
Regency Ballroom
2500 Calvert Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C.