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District Awards and Accomplishments

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools/AdvancedED
  District has exceeded or met state academinc standards since 1990
  Former Board Member Walt Ryan Awarded the 2010 Warren G Proudfoot Award for Outstanding School Board Member by KSBA, and has the second longest tenure in the state at 47 years of Service to the Board
  WVHS Student Council awarded "Get Mad Service Challenge Wild Card Award from the Anthony Munoz Foundation's Youth Leadership Seminar
  High School participant/winners of Governor's Scholar and National Merit Scholarships
  Ranked in the highest category for "Best Return on Educational Investment in the U.S." by the Center for American Progress
  Student participants in the Gatton Academy @ WKU and regional Youth Leadership Program
  2008-Present: Met 100% of "No Child Left Behind" Goals
  2008-Present: Recieved "Advancing Student Achievement" Award from KSBA
2012-2013:
  Two Teachers Received NKY Chamber of Commerce Golden Apple Awards
  Walton-Verona High School was ranked among the 2,000 best high schools in America by Newsweek magazine in May 2013.
  The Northern Kentucky Health Department awarded the Elementary School  a Gold Medal for meeting nine health components.
2011-2012:
  WVHS "Wake up Walton" chosen to recieve High School Service Award by the Greater Cincinnait Celebration of Service Committee
  Barb Mann awarded the 2011 High School Teacher of Excellence Award by the National Council of Teachers of English
  High School 8 room addition completed
2010-2011:
  Average ACT score of 21.9
  #1 in state for Transition Rate and Dropout Rate; #4 in state Attendance Rate
  Two Teachers Received NKY Chamber of Commerce Golden Apple Awards
  Northern Kentucky Health Department Gold Award for health services
  12 district and/or regional championships in athletic competitions
2009-2010:
  Average ACT score of 21.1
  New Elementary School Addition to Begin Fall 2009
  Two Teachers Received NKY Chamber of Commerce Golden Apple Awards
  Walton-Verona Middle School named NKY Chamber of Commerce B.E.S.T. Partnership Service Learning Award Winner
  Addition of Two Extra-curricular Programs: Wrestling and Tennis
  Elementary School Award of Excellence in School Health Award
2008-2009:
  Walton-Verona High School named one of America's Best High Schools by U.S. News and World Report
  2008 KSBA PEAK Award Winner
  Middle School renovations completed Summer 2008
  Named "Exemplary Growth District" by KY Dept. of Educaiton
2007-2008:
  New High School Wing opened Fall 2007
  New Athletic Complex opened Fall 2007
  2008 Regional Governor's Cup champions - Walton-Verona Elementary