“A Place of Accomplishment and Pride”
We are pleased to announce the Illinois State Board of Education has awarded Sward Elementary School the 2012 Academic Excellence Award. The ISBE commends Mrs. Lori Gloodt, principal, and her faculty on all the good work required to sustain academic excellence.
In order to earn an award of this magnitude, Sward School must have made Adequate Yearly Progress in 2011 and 2012, as well as maintain 90 percent of students meeting or exceeding state standards in both reading and mathematics for three years.
If you would like to learn more about the Illinois Honor Roll, please visit http://www.ilhonorroll.niu.edu. Click on Academic Excellence to view the list of awards.
We are so honored and proud of the Sward students and their families, the Sward staff, and Mrs. Gloodt.