New Haven Intermediate School Awarded National Blue Ribbon (VIDEO)

By Benecia Brown - 21Alive

October 9, 2013 Updated Oct 9, 2013 at 8:23 AM EDT

NEW HAVEN, Ind. (21Alive) -- A local school will be celebrating excellence in the classroom Wednesday.

New Haven Intermediate School was recently awarded a National Blue Ribbon.

East Allen County School Board Members as well as officials from the city and the state will be in town to congratulate staff on a job well done.

The Blue Ribbon is a distinction given to schools where students perform at a high level or have shown marked improvement in academic achievement.

New Haven Intermediate is one of 12 Blue Ribbon Schools in Indiana.

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