The news comes as Hillsborough Schools reopens its Choice application window, today through April 24.
Two schools received the Magnet School of Excellence Award:
This top merit category is only awarded to a select group of magnet schools, according to Magnet Schools of America.
“The dedication among the magnet lead teachers at each of these award-winning schools as well as the hard work of the administrators, teachers, students and families is what is truly exceptional about these awards,” said Robert Cox, supervisor of magnet schools. “Earning this recognition is no easy feat, and we celebrate the commitment to excellence that each of the schools below have shown.”
There were 17 Magnet Schools of Distinction: