Savannah-Chatham County Public School System

Savannah Early College High School Named Cognia© School of Distinction

Published on: 2/8/2023

Savannah Early College High School has been named a 2022 Cognia© School of Distinction.  Savannah Early College is the only school in the state of Georgia recognized with this distinction in 2022.  A representative from Cognia presented a plaque in recognition of the achievement at a ceremony on Wednesday, February 8, 2023.

The Schools of Distinction award recognizes schools and systems that truly stand out in their service to learners. This distinction is earned as the result of extensive internal preparation and a review by a team of outside educators. Cognia's Performance Standards for accreditation are based on ever-expanding research and understanding of learning and define high-quality education for today's world. Once an institution is accredited, it engages in similar preparation and review every five years to maintain that designation.

Cognia is a global network of educators working to help strengthen schools through a holistic approach to continuous improvement encompassing accreditation and certification, assessment, professional learning, and customized improvement services. Accreditation from Cognia is a valuable mark of distinction recognized around the world.

“I'm so proud of this achievement," said Christina Conners, Interim Head of School.  “This recognition highlights Savannah Early College High School's commitment to achieving academic excellence and our purpose – preparing our scholars to become college completers."  See more photos from the event here.

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