4/14/2011 5:00:00 PM39 Barbara Booker Students to Get the 'Red Carpet' Treatment
39 Barbara Booker Students to Get the ‘Red Carpet’ Treatment;
Will Celebrate their Academic Achievements
WHAT : Thirty-nine H. Barbara Booker students will get the “Red Carpet”
treatment for raising their scores on the Ohio Achievement
WHEN : 10 a.m., Friday, April 15, 2011
WHERE: H. Barbara Booker Community Wrap-Around School,
2121 West 67th Street, Cleveland OH 44102.
At an assembly, Principal Katrina R. Hicks will give the top three
students per grade in reading, math and science an engraved
medallion (gold, silver, bronze), based on their scores.
10:45 a.m. students will be cheered on by the entire school
as they walk on a red paper carpet from the school to a limo
bus waiting to take them to lunch at the Golden Coral
restaurant, 8696 Brook Park Road, Brookpark OH 44129.
WHY: To praise students who raised their scores on last year’s OAA test
and to encourage students to do their best when the proficiency
test are given this month and next.
Principal Hicks said “We want to encourage students to perform well
on the test. We have students who are missing the proficiency
level by only a couple points.” She wants students to think through
questions, take time on their tests and check their work before
turning in their tests.
SUPPORT: UnitedHealthcare will pay for lunch at the Golden Coral;
Best Price Limousine Service provided discounted limo service;
M & M Engraving discounted the medallions.
Championship Kart Racing Association (CKRA) covering some
For More Information Contact:
Christine Jindra, 216.858.7070; 216.633.4784
Charisse Ausbrook, 216.574.8143
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