Posted Date: 05/24/2019
Dr. Americo Paredes Elementary was announced as the winner of the La Joya ISD “School of Excellence” Award. Imagine Learning (developer of digital language, literacy, and math programs) recognized Paredes Elementary for their high usage and growth of the Imagine Language & Literacyand the Imagine Españolprograms. This highlight places Paredes Elementary as a school that demonstrated outstanding practice and implementation of the Imagine Learning programs throughout the school year.
“Paredes elementary students enjoy the program because it is fun, challenging, it and allows for incredible progress in language, literacy and Spanish. Educators trust the program because it’s differentiated, standards-aligned, rigorous, and effective,” said campus principal Erika Gonzalez.
All 23 La Joya ISD elementary schools participated in this contest where Paredes Elementary earned two out of three national awards in which select schools from across the country were honored for their exceptional use of Imagine Learning programs.
Linda Alejos, Imagine Learning Representative said, “Paredes students did a great job and placed tremendous effort into the program, and really took advantage of what it has to offer, and is why Paredes Elementary is considered a School of Excellence.”