Harding Middle School is proud to accept the 2020 Gene Bottoms Pacesetter Award,
which is presented to schools that are implementing one of the Southern Regional Education Board's "Making School Work" school improvement frameworks. The measures they consider are:
- Increases in school graduation rates
- Readiness for college and careers
- Credential attainment
According to the SREB publication,
"Harding Middle School implements "Making Middle Grades Work," SREB's school improvement design for the middle grades. The school has a robust career pathway program that prepares students in grades 5 through 8 for career pathways...Students explore various career options and get hands-on experience in high-demand STEM fields."
More details can be found in the above link. Harding Middle School is honored to be one of 21 schools receiving this prestigious award. Our school community will continue to strive to offer a challenging, engaging, relevant learning environment for our students.