BANGOR — Three schools in Maine are being recognized as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2020.
They are Mary Snow School in Bangor, Easton Elementary School in Easton and Pond Cove Elementary School in Cape Elizabeth.
The announcement was made Thursday by the U.S. Department of Education.
The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among students.
Superintendent Betsy Webb said Mary Snow is the fifth Bangor school to receive the award.