RAMSEY, N.J. -- The Academy of Saint Paul in Ramsey was named an Exemplary High Performing Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education during Mass on Dec. 6.
Mayor Deirdre Dillon, Councilman Ken Tyburczy, Councilman Peter Kilman, Most Rev. Bernard A. Hebda, Principal Gail Ritchie and Father John McCrone helped the Wyckoff Avenue school celebrate.
"This designation honors the students, teachers, and staff who dedicate their time, energy, and consistent effort to learning each and every day," County Executive Jim Tedesco said on his official Facebook page.
The award — also presented to Bergen County Academies in Hackensack — recognizes schools for academic excellence or for their progress in closing achievement gaps.
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