Posted: Sep 15, 2009 2:50 PM by Brian Waldrep
Updated: Sep 15, 2009 4:01 PM
For the fourth year in a row, a school in East Baton Rouge Parish has earned a Blue Ribbon Distinction.
The U.S. Department of Education announced Tuesday that Sherwood Middle Academic Magnet School walked away with the award. It's the highest award given to a school in the country.
Sherwood Middle Academic Magnet is one of only seven schools in the state, to be named a Blue Ribbon School for 2009.
The school will be honored, along with over 300 others, will be honored at an awards ceremony November 3rd in Washington D.C.