Three Schools Designated Blue Ribbon Lighthouse Schools

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Two Huntsville schools and a Madison County school received great news in the past week. They’ve learned they have been designated Blue Ribbon Lighthouse Schools.

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Hampton Cove Elementary and Blossomwood Elementary, both in Huntsville, were named Lighthouse Schools, and Madison Cross Roads Elementary in Madison County was also designated a Lighthouse School.

The schools will be honored and receive the official award in a ceremony in Florida in December. This award comes from Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence, a non-profit organization that ranks schools based on nine different categories of achievement.