L.B. Yancey Elementary School won the “School of the Year” award presented at the end of the school system’s Convocation for all employees at McGregor Hall in Henderson on August 17.
Superintendent Anthony Jackson presented the award to Dr. Carnetta Thomas, principal of L.B. Yancey.
The school captured the honor for its outstanding year in student achievements, positive school climate, cooperation and cohesion of the school staff members and involvement in its community.
Thomas holds the award and is joined by school staff members in the photo.