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2015 California Gold Ribbon Schools Award

Robert L. McCaffrey Middle School has been selected as one of 193 California middle schools to receive the 2015 California Gold Ribbon Schools award. McCaffrey Middle School was recognized as a model program school for implementing Common Core State Standards through a personalized growth model.

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California Department of Education - News Release:  State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Announces 2015 California Gold Ribbon Schools Award

Lodi News-Sentinel:  McCaffrey Middle School in Galt receives state recognition

April 21, 2015:  State Superintendent Tom Torlakson and other state officials observed and participated in a rich Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) lesson prepared by Lisa Hegdahl, McCaffrey Middle School eighth grade science teacher.

KCRA 3 TV:  Galt school district first in state to test new science standards

California Department of Education - News Release:  State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Highlights Innovative New Science Standards to Better Prepare Students for California's Changing Economy

The Galt Herald:  Galt school district part of pilot program for science standards

Lodi News Sentinel:  California Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson visits McCaffrey Middle School in Galt

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