Noonan and Saenz Elementary campuses were spotlighted during the Monday Alice Independent School District's school board meeting for earning five distinctions out of the five distinctions possible.

The Texas Education Agency ratings for 2018 were released in August.

In the whole state of Texas, there were 448 campuses that could receive all possible distinction, according to Anna Holmgreen, Alice ISD Assistant Superintendent.

Noonan and Saenz Elementary earned ELA/Reading, Mathematics, Comparative Academic Growth, Postsecondary Readiness and Comparative Closing the Gaps.