USD 445’s Roosevelt Middle School was recognized as a finalist for Middle School of the year by KAMSA. Not only recognized as one of the finalist for Middle School of the year, Roosevelt Middle School was also recognized one of the 8 high performing schools in the whole state of Kansas. Which outlines outstanding performance in areas like attendance and behavior referral numbers Pegues says even though they didn’t win the award of Middle School of the year he is honored just to be recognized as a finalist. Pegues wants to thank the schools administrators and teachers for truly being the foundation of what has become an amazing district of schools. Having the teachers enjoy what they do, stick around longer has really shown the long term effect on our schools and kids.