Written By: Kaylee Rodriguez
This year, MAST Academy has been recognized as a 2019 School of Excellence. “I am very proud of the students for all their hard work and contributing to the merit of our school and to the faculty and staff for creating an environment that facilities excellence” assistant principal Dr. Michael Gould said.
Last year, Gould received the award in Chicago. This year, the award will be received at a ceremony in Washington, D.C.
As per the press release from Magnet Schools of America:
“To receive a national merit award, members of Magnet Schools of America must submit a detailed application that is scored by a panel of educators.”
“These schools are judged and scored on their demonstrated ability to raise student academic achievement, promote racial and socioeconomic diversity, provide integrated curricula and instruction, and create strong family and community partnerships that enhance the school’s magnet theme.”