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Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Oak Grove Elementary School in Lexington County is a Blue Ribbon school.

Now, they have the banner to prove it.

The school hoisted a flag over the school that says "National Blue Ribbon School 2012."

The U.S. Department of Education recently named Oak Grove a Blue Ribbon school.The award honors schools based on overall academic excellence or progress.

There are ten past blue ribbon schools in the Midlands.