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Excelsior Elementary Named to 2017-2018 California Honor Roll for Academic Excellence

Excelsior Elementary School was one of 40 schools in the Garden Grove Unified School District (GGUSD) to be named a 2017-2018 California Honor Roll School, a prestigious recognition for high achievement in student success, reduction in achievement gaps, and high college readiness in students. 

The prestigious 2017-2018 California Honor Roll includes 1,798 high performing schools and is issued by Educational Results Partnership (ERP) and the Campaign for Business Education Excellence (CBEE), a national coalition of business and education leaders.

GGUSD schools named to the 2017-2018 California Honor Roll include Allen, Anthony, Barker, Brookhurst, Carrillo, Cook, Evans, Excelsior, Faylane, Gilbert, Hazard, Hill, Lawrence, Marshall, Mitchell, Morningside,  Murdy, Newhope, Parkview, Paine, Patton, Post, Riverdale, Rosita, Stanford, Stanley, Sunnyside,  Warren, and Zeyen elementary schools; Alamitos, Doig, Irvine, Jordan, McGarvin, Ralston, and Walton intermediate schools; and Bolsa Grande, Garden Grove, La Quinta, and Rancho Alamitos high schools.

“We are so proud that our schools are known for academic success and for the work of GGUSD’s exceptional educators to help all students succeed,” said Board of Education Trustee Teri Rocco. 

California Honor Roll schools exhibit evidence-based instructional practices, learning objectives aligned to college and career readiness, and data that monitors and proves high achieving student performance, and more.