Great Schools in Wake is proud to have been acknowledged for our efforts with the following awards:


2012 Independent Weekly Citizen Award

WakeUP Wake County’s 2011 “Volunteer of the Year” (Group Award)
For our “persistent and effective efforts monitoring the Wake Board of Education, educating the public, and communicating with the media and elected officials.”


2011 YWCA Academy of Women
Membership conferred upon Yevonne Brannon, Chair, Great Schools in Wake


Blueprint North Carolina Lookout 2011 Award


2010 NC Justice Center Defenders of Justice Award
“For being a strong voice in opposition to the resegregation of Wake County schools and for quality education for all Wake students.”