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Carlson Elementary Named 2023 A+ School of Excellence®

A+ School of ExcellenceCarlson Elementary learned on Feb. 22, 2023 that they were named an Arizona Educational Foundation (AEF®) A+ School of Excellence® for 2023. This makes 97 times that CUSD schools have earned A+ Schools of Excellence® or U.S. Blue Ribbon awards since 1983, more than any other district in the state. AEF® has identified and honored exemplary pre-kindergarten through 12th grade public schools in Arizona since 1983. The A+ School of Excellence® Award is the highest state-level recognition an Arizona public school may receive.

From the Arizona Education Foundation A+ School of Excellence® Award website:

"A+ Schools are celebrated and recognized as exceptional. Earning the highly prestigious and coveted A+ designation spotlights the positive successes happening in public schools every day."

A+ School of Excellence® is a registered trademark or service mark of the Arizona Educational Foundation and is used by permission.