Cash Valley Elementary School is among 367 schools nationwide, being recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2020. The announcement was made by U.S. Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos. The school was selected last year as one of six Maryland Blue Ribbon Schools, for being an Exemplary High Performing School, as measured by state assessment scores in math and English Language Arts. The 2020 National Blue Ribbon Schools awards ceremony will be held virtually on November 12th and 13th. Cash Valley now joins Bel Air, Cresaptown, and Frost Elementary Schools as Allegany County Public Schools who have achieved National Blue Ribbon School status.