Congratulations to Frances Willard Elementary! They won the Keep Rock Island Beautiful 2017 Golden Rake Award! Each year Keep Rock Island Beautiful members conduct a school campus clean up survey around the City of Rock Island. The Golden Rake is presented to the school which receives the best score for having a litter free campus. Paul Hansen, Director of Keep Rock Island Beautiful presented a certificate and plaque to Frances Willard Elementary Principal Lance Clark at the Family Fun Night on Thursday, June 1.
“Our students and staff worked hard all year to instill a sense of ownership about the school building and grounds,” said Principal Clark. “It is great that our students and their families were able to see that their dedication to keeping our school grounds litter free paid off.”