Golden Apple Awards

Golden Apple Moments: Jessica Calabrese-Granger

Episode 102 | 3m 20s

It was not the kind of assignment most brand-new principals would want. In 2011, Lakeridge Elementary in Renton was identified as chronically underperforming. When Jessica Calabrese-Granger became principal, Lakeridge was in the lowest 5 percent of public schools in the state, which meant it was among only 27 schools in Washington State that were put under the federal School Improvement Grants.

Aired: 02/01/16

Rating: NR

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