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November 3, 2021

James Otis Elementary School receives the Thomas W. Payzant School on the Move Prize

The November 3, 2021 East Boston Times article by John Lynds, “James Otis Elementary School receives the Thomas W. Payzant School on the Move Prize”, spotlights Otis Elementary School in East Boston as the 16th annual School on the Move Prize winner. From the article: “The entire BPS community is proud of the James Otis...

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October 27, 2021

EdVestors Awards $100,000 School on the Move Prize to the James Otis Elementary School in East Boston

EdVestors Awards $100,000 School on the Move Prize to the James Otis Elementary School in East Boston School praised for academic improvements, culture of collaboration and key partnerships that helped keep students engaged during the height of the pandemic (BOSTON) October 27, 2021 – EdVestors, a school improvement...

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October 29, 2020

EdVestors Awards 15th Annual $100,000 School on the Move Prize to the F. Lyman Winship Elementary School in Brighton

The Winship is being recognized for rapid improvement in providing a quality education through STEAM-based experiences to meet the needs of a diverse student population reflecting 35 different countries Charles Sumner Elementary School in Roslindale and the Edward M. Kennedy Academy for Health Careers in Fenway, each received a...

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November 7, 2019

Harvard-Kent awarded $100,000 for advancing academic achievement

The October 31, 2019 Boston Globe article by Maria Lovato, “Charlestown school awarded $100,000 for advancing academic achievement”, describes the 14th annual School on the Move Prize Ceremony on October 31 that featured 3 Boston Public Schools: the Manassah E. Bradley Elementary School in East Boston, the Thomas J. Kenny...

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November 1, 2019

EdVestors Awards $100,000 School on the Move Prize to the Harvard-Kent Elementary School in Charlestown

School that serves the largest number of students in public housing wins high praise for academic growth and cultivating a culture that is equal parts supportive and rigorous (BOSTON) October 31, 2019 – EdVestors, a school improvement organization in Boston, awarded its $100,000 Thomas W. Payzant School on the Move Prize to...

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