Governor's Office Recognizes Schools in Marietta
The Marietta Center for Advanced Academics, West Side Elementary, Lost Mountain Middle School and Due West Elementary School were recognized by the Georgia Governor's Office of Student Achievement.
Cobb County schools were recognized under Georgia's Single Statewide Accountability System, developed by the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement, to award schools based on their performance on state curriculum exams and Adequate Yearly Progress status.
Forty-one Cobb schools and 370 Georgia public schools were recognized for improvement and achievement during the 2010-2011 school year, according to Gov. Nathan Deal.
Two Marietta City elementary schools were also recognized during the 2010-2011 school year for high achievement on the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests.
For the fourth consecutive year, the Marietta Center for Advanced Academics earned a Platinum Award for Outstanding Student Achievement: Highest Performance. West Side Elementary earned a Bronze Award: Highest Performance.