District Receives NCA CASI/AdvancED AccreditationOn June 1, 2009, Mark A. Elgart, Ed.D., President/Chief Executive Officer of AdvancED (Advancing Excellence in Education Worldwide)writes that , "On behalf of the Quality Assurance Review Team, I am honored to report that the school system (Carman-Ainsworth Community Schools) has satisfactorily met the expectations and responsibilities of the NCA CASI/AdvancED District Accreditation protocol. Additionally, the Quality Assurance Review Team certified in the report that the Carman-Ainsworth Community Schools met all the standards for accreditation for District Accreditation. Consequently, the Quality Assurance Review Team recommends to the AdvancED Accreditation Commission, unanimously and without reservation, that the Carman-Ainsworth Community Schools be awarded District Accreditation."Dr. Elgart's letter goes on to say, "On behalf of the Quality Assurance Review Team, NCA CASI and AdvancED, I once again comment and congratulate you, the professional staff, the Board of Education, and stakeholders throughout the community on this achievement to be awarded District Accreditation as a Quality School System. NCA CASI and AdvancED look forward to our continued association with the Carman-Ainsworth Community Schools and our partnership to improve student learning through accreditation."The current District accreditation cycle is effective through June 30, 2019.