November 3, 2021

East Boston school wins $100,000 prize for steady improvement

The October 27, 2021 Boston Globe article by James Vaznis, “East Boston school wins $100,000 prize for steady improvement”, spotlights the 16th annual School on the Move Prize Ceremony featuring the Otis Elementary School as SOM winner. From the article:

The Otis serves 410 students, including about three quarters of whom are non-native English speakers.

“We are thrilled to be recognized as this year’s School on the Move,” said Paula Cerqueira-Goncalves, principal of the Otis. “We believe that together we can make a difference in the lives of all our students with the support of our families and partners and ensure every single student reaches his or her fullest potential.”

Read the full article here and learn more about School on the Move here.