Rock Ridge High School Receives 2022 Cognia Schools of Distinction Award


Rock Ridge High School received the 2022 Cognia Schools of Distinction Award for excellence in education and stand out service to learners, based on the results of Cognia’s rigorous accreditation process. The award was presented by Mr. Duane Moore and Dr. Myra Sawyers of Cognia during a school faculty meeting.

According to Sawyers, Rock Ridge High School was recognized by Cognia’s Accreditation Engagement Review team for its “strong leadership, a culture of collaboration and support that fosters a mindset of excellence. The school’s leaders, professional staff, support staff, parents and students are committed to excellence in education.” 

Briar Woods High School received the 2021 Cognia Schools of Distinction Award.

Each year, Cognia identifies schools and systems that best exemplify excellence in education and stand out in their service to learners, based on the results of a rigorous accreditation process. This award recognizes institutions in the year of their accreditation review for excelling in their implementation of high-quality learning, organizational effectiveness and commitment to continuous improvement.  

Cognia is a global, nonprofit improvement organization dedicated to helping institutions and other education providers grow learners, teachers and leaders. Serving 36,000 public and private institutions from early learning through high school in more than 85 countries, Cognia brings a global perspective to advancing teaching and learning.





Published May 17, 2023