Awards and Recognition

Ella Baker Elementary named National School of Character

One of just 50 schools across the country with this distinction

Redmond, Wash. – Ella Baker Elementary in Redmond has been recognized as a National School of Character. This is the first time a school from Washington state has been recognized with this award.

State School of Character Award

Redmond, Wash. – Ella Baker Elementary and Clara Barton Elementary have been named State Schools of Character by They are the only two schools in Washington state to receive this award, and are among 67 schools nationwide to be recognized. They are also the first to receive this recognition in Washington state.