Grant School Family Honored as School of Character
Wisconsin Character Education Partnership (WCEP) has announced that the
Grant School Family (Grant Elementary School and the Elementary School
for the Arts and Academics) is one of three schools in the state to be
honored as a Wisconsin Emerging School of Character for 2009.
award is sponsored by the Wisconsin Character Education Partnership in
conjunction with the Character Education Partnership (CEP), which seeks
to recognize schools or districts for their work in encouraging the
ethical, social and academic growth of their students through effective
The Emerging School of
Character award is recognition for The Grant School Family for their
excellent work in character education, their well-established best
practices, and the strong evidence that they are making good progress
in the integration of character education in their schools.
Grant School Family will be honored on June 16, 2009, at the Focus on
Character Conference at the Country Springs Hotel & Conference
Center, Waukesha, Wis. The award-winning schools will also receive
scholarships to attend this conference and a pre-conference workshop to
receive additional staff development in the effective elements of
character education for their schools.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
March 17, 2009