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CCSD students earn perfect score on ACT

Each year, less than one-tenth of one percent of the students who take the ACT earns the top score. Among the test takers in the graduating class of 2013, only 1,162 out of 1.8 million students earned a 36. Each year, less than one-tenth of one percent of the students who take the ACT earns the top

Blue Valley’s Mission Trail Elementary earns national Blue Ribbon distinction

The gym floor was packed and the anticipation was high. Mission Trail Elementary Principal Debbie Bond called an assembly for an all school photo, or so they thought. But it was all part of a cover so Bond could tell her students and staff the good news. The moment she made the announcement that Mis

PISA exam, tested in Blue Valley schools, goes deeper than rankings

Blue Valley School District was featured in a Kansas City Start article about how the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) is inspiring stronger classrooms.                    BY JOE ROBERTSON American schools, by holding steady on international test scores released today, are falling