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Local schools receive Blue Ribbons

By Lombardo David
Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Two Capital Region schools make the list of "National Blue Ribbon Schools."

Tesago Elementary School in Clifton Park and Elsmere Elementary School in Delmar made this year's list.

Below is a message about the program from U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan.

This federal program was founded more than 30 years ago to recognize schools where students perform at a high level or have demonstrated significant improvements.

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