Viking Elementary School
Viking Elementary School staff members work hard everyday to motivate and challenge each student. Viking Elementary School is home to MCC students grade preK to grade 2. Viking Kindergarten is all day everyday. Students preK-2 are immersed in a rich literacy environment. Reading and Writing development is an on-going focus of the curriculum. Students at Viking Elementary receive music and physical education daily.
Viking School wins National Blue Ribbon School Award
Viking Elementary School has been awarded the prestigious Blue Ribbon Schools Award. This award is given to the top public and private elementary, middle, and high schools in the country where students achieve at very high levels or have made significant progress and helped close gaps in achievement among disadvantaged students. Viking Elementary School is one of eight schools in Minnesota to receive this distinctive award. The school received its nomination in December, 2010. The school completed a rigorous application and just received notice on October 4, 2011 that it officially received the award.
The pillars of Viking Elementary School’s success are its teachers’ standing commitment to help every child succeed and the community’s deep-rooted support of education. The students and staff of Viking Elementary School are honored to win the national Blue Ribbon School Award. It is an amazing accomplishment to be selected as a national award-winning school that other schools can learn from in their pursuit to improve student achievement.
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