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Rocky Mountain School of Expeditionary Learning Recognized as 2014 District Accredited with Distinction

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    Alexis Margolin

The Rocky Mountain School of Expeditionary Learning (RMSEL) has been recognized by the Colorado Department of Education as a 2014 District Accredited with Distinction. RMSEL is one of only 27 districts in the State of Colorado to receive the highest accreditation rating possible. RMSEL met 88.8% of School Performance Framework Targets, receiving the highest percentage of total points in meeting Academic Growth and Academic Growth Gaps. Also, RMSEL received 100% of Post Secondary Readiness points calculated based on student achievement, graduation, and ACT results. RMSEL outperforms the state average on the ACT with a composite score of 23.1.

Executive Director Chad Burns and Director of Curriculum and Instruction Marci Elder accepted the award from the Colorado Department of Education on December 9, 2014 on behalf of the Board of Education in honor of the amazing teaching staff and Expeditionary Learning community at RMSEL.