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Palmetto Gold and Silver Award Press Release

Spearman Announces 2014-15 Palmetto Gold and Silver Winners

Columbia, S.C. – State Superintendent of Education Molly M. Spearman announces the 2014-15 Palmetto Gold and Silver winners.

“I am pleased that so many schools are being recognized for their excellent performance and closing the achievement gap,” said Spearman.  “These awards are well-deserved and indicate the great strides administrators, principals, teachers, and students are making across the state.  We will continue to embrace the Profile of the South Carolina Graduate to achieve educational excellence in every district,” concluded Spearman.

WES has been recognized with a Palmetto Gold Award for student achievement and a Silver Award for closing the achievement gap among sub groups of students.  Palmetto Gold and Silver flags will be displayed in the school to recognize this accomplishment for the 2014-2015 school year.  We are proud of the efforts of our students, staff, parents, and community members.