Criss named Blue Ribbon School

Criss Elementary School in Parkersburg has been named a 2021 National Blue Ribbon Schools, the U.S. Department of Education has announced.

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona made the announcement during his Return to School Road Trip in Palatine, Ill.

Criss was one of three schools in West Virginia to receive the honor. The others were Crescent Elementary School in Raleigh County and Rock Branch Elementary School in Putnam County.

Read the story in The News and Sentinel on Wednesday.


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