HSB Blue Ribbon School

Horseshoe Bend - The students from Horseshoe Bend Elementary School gathered together in the school gymnasium on May 30 to celebrate the school’s nomination as a Blue Ribbon School. As one of only 2 schools nominated in Idaho by the State Department of Education, the students had much to be proud of. Lead teacher, Cora Larson, presided over the event and praised the students for having a “no excuse attitude”. Larson went on to say, “We don’t let our challenges define us or hold us back.”
The school was nominated after they placed in the 95 percentile in English Language Arts and Mathematics. Larson had a special surprise for all the students, they all received t-shirts, in blue of course, proclaiming them Blue Ribbon School nominees. Larson asked the students if they knew why they had won...

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