Founded in 1647... blogging 360 years later. The first public school district in America, Boston Public Schools proudly serves more than 56,000 pre-k through 12th graders in 125 schools.
Monday, October 30, 2006
BPS wins Broad Prize: Best in the U.S.
After four years as a finalist, the BPS has won the 2006 Broad Prize for Urban Education. The Broad Foundation presents this award, the largest education prize in the nation, to the top city school district in the country. The award comes with $500,000 in scholarship money for high school students. Since 2002, BPS has earned $1 million through the prize program. Congratulations to all!