For 2013-2014, McCracken Middle School earned the Palmetto Gold Award for General Performance and the Palmetto Silver Award for Closing the Achievement Gap. In addition, McCracken had been awarded the Palmetto Silver Award for General Performance in the 2010-2011, 2011-2012, and 2012-2013 school years. These awards recognize South Carolina public schools for high levels of academic achievement and high rates of growth. Schools are also recognized for making progress in closing the achievement gap among their students.
to read more about the Palmetto Gold and Silver Awards Program from the South Carolina Department of Education.