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MVHS Named an ERP Honor Roll School!

MV Staff

Medina Valley ISD today announced that Medina Valley High School has been named to the 2018 - 2019 Educational Results Partnership Honor Roll for its high achievement in student success. MVHS is one of only 855 public schools in Texas to be recognized.

The 2018 - 2019 Honor Roll is developed by Educational Results Partnership (ERP), a nonprofit organization that applies data science to help improve student outcomes and career readiness. ERP maintains the nation’s largest database on student achievement and utilizes this data to identify higher-performing schools and districts.

Schools that receive the Honor Roll distinction have demonstrated consistent high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement levels over time, and a reduction in achievement gaps among student populations.  For high schools, the Honor Roll recognition also includes measures of college readiness.

“We were thrilled to hear that Medina Valley High School was named a 2018 - 2019 ERP Texas Honor Roll School,” said Dr. Dwight McHazlett, high school principal. “Congratulations go out to the staff, students, and stakeholders that support the Culture of Excellence at MVHS demonstrated by exemplary Academic Achievement, Extracurricular Engagement, and Model Citizenship!”

“The Honor Roll is the only school and district recognition program in Texas based solely on objective achievement data,” said Marilyn Reznick, ERP board chair. “Our goal is to guide other educators to data-informed best practices for raising student achievement.” 

“ERP is all about improving educational equity and promoting career readiness for all students, regardless of their family income, background or ZIP code,” said James Lanich, Ph.D., ERP president and CEO.  “These Honor Roll schools and districts are living proof that our students can succeed when schools are committed to removing educational obstacles and accelerating student success. By focusing attention on these bright spots among our schools, we hope to change the conversation from ‘what’s wrong’ to ‘what’s working,’ and encourage others to replicate their success.”

In Texas, the Honor Roll program is supported by numerous businesses and organizations, including the Texas Business Leadership Council, American Automobile Association (AAA) Texas, Macy’s, Wells Fargo, Chevron Corporation and Enterprise Holdings Foundation.

To access the Honor Roll, visit www.edresults.org.