Newark’s Technology High School Receives Prestigious Recognition as a 2023 National Blue Ribbon School
NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 19, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Newark Public Schools is pleased to announce the recognition of Technology High School as a 2023 National Blue Ribbon School, a highly esteemed honor bestowed by the U.S. Department of Education. This prestigious designation celebrates Technology High School’s commitment to academic excellence, innovative teaching practices, and exceptional student performance.
The National Blue Ribbon Schools Program, established in 1982, recognizes schools that demonstrate exemplary academic achievement and provide outstanding educational experiences to students.
Superintendent León expressed great pride in this achievement, stating, “Technology High School’s dedication to creating a nurturing and intellectually stimulating environment has earned the school this valuable award.” He added: “I am extremely proud of Principal Edwin Reyes, the school administration, teachers and staff for their commitment, unwavering dedication and tireless efforts to support and inspire our students. Technology High School students and their families They are an example of the greatness of Newark.”
To qualify for this prestigious recognition, schools must demonstrate significant academic achievement and progress. Additionally, they must exhibit excellence in teaching and leadership and show a strong commitment to improving educational outcomes for all students.
Principal Reyes enthusiastically shared, “Receiving the Blue Ribbon School Award is a testament to the hard work, dedication, and collaboration of our students, staff parents, and entire school community. We are committed to providing a world-class education that prepares our students for a bright future in an ever-evolving technology landscape.”
Technology High School is proud to join Newark Public Schools’ list of Blue Ribbon School recipients (Ann Street School (source)Harriet Tubman School, Branch Brook School, and Science Park High School).
For more information about Technology High School and its commitment to academic excellence and innovation, visit https://www.nps.k12.nj.us/tec/.
About Newark Public Schools
Newark Public Schools is the largest school district in New Jersey, dating back to 1676. The district currently enrolls more than 39,000 students in 63 schools. After more than two decades of state operation and returning to local control in 2018, the District has opened 9 new schools under the leadership of Superintendent León with an additional portfolio of new options to be announced in the coming months and years. The Newark Board of Education serves as a model of educational excellence, dedicated to fostering the potential of every student. With a commitment to innovation, inclusion, and fostering a love of learning, the District continues to shape future generations and make a positive impact within the community.
SOURCE Newark Board of Education