DECATUR, TN (WRCB)- Meigs Middle School has earned state recognition for becoming a top 5% school for progress shown on last year's (2011-2012) TCAP test. 

Sharon Harper, Executive Director from Southeast CORE Center of Regional Excellence, visited the school recently to present a banner to the students, staff, and administration for their hard work.  During an assembly, students and staff were congratulated on their success and encouraged to attain the honor of being a top 5% school in the current school year.  The banner now serves as a reminder to all students and staff members that working hard does have its rewards.