Jones Elementary named Blue Ribbon School
Posted: September 7, 2012 at 11:06 a.m.
Three Arkansas schools, including Russell D. Jones Elementary School in Rogers, were added to the list of National Blue Ribbon Schools today.
"Schools honored with the National Blue Ribbon Schools award are committed to accelerating student achievement and preparing students for success in college and careers," Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said in a news release.
The other Arkansas schools were Forest Park Elementary School and Little Rock Christian Academy, both in Little Rock.