It has been noted frequently that CAPA was chosen as a "Blue Ribbon School"- but what exactly does this mean?
Here is the link stating the purpose of the program:
http://www.ed.gov/programs/nclbbrs/index.html (to honor "public and private elementary, middle and high schools that are either academically superior or that demonstrate dramatic gains in student achievement to high levels" and "serve as models for other schools throughout the nation."
Here is the link for eligibility:
Here is a link for the program at CAPA during the G-20: