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GOOD AS GOLD: BSD2 Early Childhood Program meets state’s highest goals for quality.

ExceleRate Gold Circle of Excellence LogoThe Illinois State Board of Education recently recognized Bensenville School District 2’s Pre-Kindergarten Program with the “Gold Circle of Quality.”

Issued through ExceleRate Illinois, the state’s system for supporting continuous improvement among early learning providers, the “Gold Circle of Quality” is the highest rating a program can earn.

The BSD2 Pre-KindergartenProgram earned this honor in 2019, and received it again this year for continuing to be “actively engaged in continuous quality improvement,” and for meeting the “highest standards for quality” in four areas: 

  • Teaching & Learning 
  • Family & Community Engagement
  • Leadership & Management
  • Qualifications & Continuing Education