National PTA designates Veterans Park, Southern Middle as Schools of Excellence
National PTA has marked Veterans Park Elementary and Southern Middle School as 2018-20 Schools of Excellence for their commitment to building an inclusive and welcoming school community where all families contribute to enriching the educational experience and overall well-being for all students. “Our schools are doing wonderful things, and we will continue to work toward making our schools a great place for families,” said Betsy Waters, who serves as president of both PTA/PTSA chapters.
Veterans Park and Southern Middle are among 278 designees nationwide, including four in Kentucky. “(They) have worked hard to strengthen their family-school partnership and create an environment where all families feel welcomed and empowered to support student success,” said Jim Accomando, president of National PTA.
Did you know? This is the third straight School of Excellence award for Veterans Park.