- The award, which highlights innovative educational initiatives throughout the state, was presented to Chester Park Elementary School of Inquiry for its project-based learning initiative.
- Despite being a Title I school, the Chester school’s first and second grade classrooms saw significant growth in student learning averaging 84 percent.
Winthrop University, "College of Education Shares in Riley Award of Excellence with Chester School" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 238.