Highland receives Blue Ribbon Award

The crowd shows their pride by wearing their Blue Ribbon T-shirts.Elementary principal David Acevedo welcomes students, teachers, and guests to the ceremony.Superintendent Duane Hyde speaks about Highland ISD's great achievement.A member of the school board shows off the plaque from the Department of Education.Superintendent Hyde presents the school board with the flag and plaque from the Dept. of Education. Guest speaker Ronnie Kincaid shares fond memories of his time at Highland ISD. Kindergarteners Drew Muncy and Ayden Peacock share why they think Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Second grader Tatum Heady shares why she thinks Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Third grader Jaycee Baker shares why she thinks Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Fourth grader Kaelyn Bankhead shares why she thinks Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Fifth grader Kylie Gray shares why she thinks Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Sixth grader Crae Chapman shares why he thinks Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Brooklyn Petty shares why she thinks Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Cheyanna Petty shares why she thinks Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Maura Chapman shares why she thinks Highland is a Blue Ribbon school. Highland High School cheerleaders lead the audience in the school song.