Congratulations to Blackmore Elementary and Skelly Elementary for receiving the Challenge Award! This is an award that recognizes schools for outstanding achievements and uncommon accomplishments based on Kansas math and reading assessment results and other qualifying factors.  Mr. Jim Porter, the District 9 Chair of the Kansas State Board of Education, came to present the award to Principals Alyssa Vanderhoof of Skelly and Chad Schuetz of Blackmore. To read the full article on this amazing program, please click HERE.