Metcalfe County Middle School Named National Beta School of Merit
EDMONTON, Ky. (April 29, 2021) – Metcalfe County Middle School is proud to announce it has been recognized as a 2020-2021 National Beta School of Merit. The school earned the honor by offering National Beta to all eligible grades on campus.
The National Beta School of Merit award is given to honor a club’s dedication and commitment to academic excellence. This year, only 29% of Beta Clubs across the country received this award.
In a congratulatory letter to the school, CEO Bobby Hart said, “Thank you for your continued support of National Beta and commitment to developing future leaders!”
MCMS Beta sponsor Buddie Brockman said, “It has been a pleasure to be the Junior Beta sponsor at MCMS. The parents and community have shown tremendous support this year and in the past. I have had the privilege to work with some outstanding Betas. Their academic excellence and devotion to service-learning are some of the greatest I have ever seen.”
With more than 500,000 active members and 9,000 chapters nationally and internationally, National Beta has become the nation’s largest independent, non-profit, educational youth organization. National Beta recognizes outstanding achievement, promotes character and social responsibility, encourages service involvement to school and community, and fosters leadership skills.