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National Blue Ribbon School 2017

Every year the US Department of Education seeks out and celebrates great American schools demonstrating that all students can achieve at high levels. The National Blue Ribbon School award affirms the hard work of students, educators, families and communities in creating safe and welcoming schools where students master challenging content. 

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Indiana "Four Star" Rating

College Wood has been awarded this rating every year since the program’s inception in 1989. Indiana Four Star Schools are those schools in the top 25% of all Indiana public schools in four categories - ISTEP Total Battery NCE, ISTEP Math Proficiency, ISTEP Language Proficiency, and Attendance Rate.

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Common Sense School 2018-2020

College Wood Elementary has demonstrated its commitment to taking a whole-community approach to preparing its students to think critically and use technology responsibly to learn, create, and participate, while limiting the perils that exist in the online realm, such as plagiarism, loss of privacy, and cyberbullying. The recognition acknowledges our school's commitment creating a culture of digital citizenship.

Carmel Education Foundation Grants & Honor Roll

Many College Wood staff members are recipients of valuable grants which benefit student growth and learning, as well as Honor Roll recognition for their endless efforts as educators.