Gov. Nathan Deal announced this week that 370 Georgia public schools are being recognized for improvement and achievement during the 2010-2011 school year. The schools are being recognized under Georgia’s Single Statewide Accountability System (SSAS), developed by the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement, to award schools based on their performance on state curriculum exams and Adequate Yearly Progress status.

Trion High School was recognized with a "Gold" designation in the 2011 Single Statewide Accountability System of Award Winning Schools.  The schools designation recognized the highest performance for students meeting and exceeding standards.

Speaking of the school’s statewide that were recognized Governor Deal said, ""The principals and teachers at these schools are to be commended for maintaining a focus on providing every student with a world-class education."