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Okatie Elementary School Earns Blue Ribbon Award

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     Okatie Elementary School has earned a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School award..

      Okatie was one of five South Carolina schools nominated by the State Superintendent of Education, Mick Zais.  The National Blue Ribbon program honors public and private  K-12 schools that are either academically superior or that demonstrate dramatic gains in student achievement.   

      Okatie Elementary is the school district's second National Blue Ribbon winner and the first since Beaufort Elementary earned the recognition in 1998.

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