National Blue Ribbon Schools Program
2024 Non-Public School Assessment Information
2023-2024 National Blue Ribbon Schools Program Timeline and Process:
||The Secretary of Education sends a letter of invitation to the CSSOs and CAPE requesting nominations of eligible schools.
||Conduct webinar/TA conference calls to review guidance and application with liaisons.
|December 29, 2023
||Nomination processes and data for public schools being considered for nomination from CSSOs are due to the Department.
|January 12, 2024
||Hard copy of non-public school applications and assessment results are due to CAPE.
|January 16-19, 2024
||Nomination processes and data for public schools being considered for nomination are reviewed by ED and a NBRS Assessment Panel for alignment with the general eligibility criteria of the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program.
|February 2, 2024
||Approved public school nominations are entered by states into online portal.
|February 5, 2024
||The Department invites public schools nominated by CSSOs to apply for recognition as National Blue Ribbon Schools.
|February 23, 2024
||CAPE selects non-public school nominations.
|April 5, 2024
||Completed public and non-public school applications are due to the Department.
||Applications are reviewed for completeness, quality, and accuracy.
||States certify that nominated public schools have met all eligibility requirements.
||The Secretary of Education announces the 2024 National Blue Ribbon Schools (public and non-public).
||Two representatives from each school, the principal and a teacher, attend the recognition ceremony in Washington, DC.
- 2022-2023 Application PDF
- 2021-2022 Application PDF
- 2020-2021 Application PDF
- 2019-2020 Application PDF
- 2018-2019 Application PDF
- 2017-2018 Application PDF
- 2016-2017 Application PDF
- 2015-2016 Application PDF
- 2014-2015 Application PDF | Word
- 2013-2014 Application PDF | Word
- 2012-2013 Application PDF | Word
- 2011-2012 Application PDF | Word
- 2010-2011 Application PDF | Word
- 2009-2010 Application PDF | Word
- 2008-2009 Application PDF | Word
- 2007-2008 Application PDF | Word
- 2006-2007 Application PDF | Word
- 2005-2006 Application PDF | Word
- 2004-2005 Application PDF | Word
- 2003-2004 Application PDF | Word
Last Modified: 09/27/2023