Excellence Is the Standard

May 2012
Principal Leadership;May2012, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p44
The article features Pierce County High School in Georgia, headed by principal Anthony Smith. As of May 2012, the school has a total of 965 students and accepts grade 9 - 12 students. It notes that in 2004, the school ranked at the bottom in terms of student passing the high school graduation test, but by focusing on student learning, the school was able to ranked 17th in 2011. Information on the school's professional learning community called focus groups is offered.


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