The U.S. Department of Education is currently filming a new documentary focusing on public school success at the Walton 21st Century Rural Life Center school in Walton, Kan. The school has high test scores and innovate learning techniques where students even care for the goats and cows housed on the school’s campus.
Tim Tuten who coordinates Special Projects for the Department of Education and is producing this documentary calls the school an “absolute gem.”
“There are great schools in this country that are unacknowledged and doing great things,” said Tuten to KSN about the Kansas school.
The documentary will be out next year, in the meantime check out KSN’s video news clip about the filming.