The mission of the Abington Public Schools is to provide all students with relevant, challenging educational experiences to prepare them to be engaged, responsible citizens and members of the global community.
Congratulations to the students, parents and guardians, faculty, staff and Rich Bykowski, Director of Technology, on the attainment of Microsoft Showcase School status.Very few schools have earned this prestigious designation. You are joining an elite group of schools that exemplify the best of teaching and learning in the world today. This award validates the long hours of hard and important work performed by everyone at Abington Middle School.The associated benefits of this designation include additional no cost professional development, global collaboration with other high performing schools and the opportunity to host and attend online and in person events for innovative educators.
I am very proud of Abington Middle School for being recognized for its commitment to teaching, learning, computational and critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and a willingness to promote a growth mind set among educators and students in the area of technology. Most of all, I am happy for and proud of the students we serve as we prepare them for the future.
Peter Schafer, Superintendent of Schools Abington Public Schools 1071 Washington St. Abington, MA 02351 781-982-2150 On Twitter: @AbingtonSupt