Principal Darcie Aungst and her leadership team at Congdon Elementary School in New Bedford Public Schools walk the talk. The tagline on their website states, “Together We Make a Difference”. This couldn’t be truer. Together the staff at Congdon have risen to the challenge of meeting the needs of every student, every day, no exception. For the last two years, Congdon Elementary Schools has been recognized by the state as one of only 67 schools to be named a Massachusetts School of Recognition.
Have a look at this trailer for an upcoming documentary to see for yourself how the school’s tagline is more than words on their webpage – it is the way they do business at Congdon Elementary School.
Congratulations, Principal Aungst, teachers, staff, students, and families! Focused Schools has been honored to partner with you throughout the years.
When I was first hired, the mission was clear: restore the foremost school in the district back to its premiere reputation and status. Simple, right? It