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Blue Ribbon Schools Tours of Excellence


Each Blue Ribbon School is visited by the State Superintendent and other dignitaries. School visits, called “Tours of Excellence,” and consist of an all-school commendations assembly with students, teachers, elected officials, school system executives, community partners, and parents. Following the assembly, VIP’s may participate in a reception, Blue Ribbon Flag Raising Ceremony, classroom visits, interactive discussions with teachers, or other school activity.

 


Contact Information
Dr. Darla Strouse, Executive Director
Partnerships and Recognition Programs
Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone:  410-767-0369
Fax:  410-333-2226
Email:  dstrouse@msde.state.md.us
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