Program for students with gifts/interests in:
Science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics; hands-on Project/Problem Based learning techniques; specialized related arts
What are the Benefits of the STEAM Program?
The program develops steam-minded students that are able to utilize an engineering design process to solve higher-order, real-world problems. Problem/Project based instructional strategies are implemented in all classes and integrate subject matter across all contents. Our STEAM program also utilizes a blended and personalized learning approach to ensure the needs of every child are met and encourage student agency and self-direction. Arts are infused within the core content in a manner that provides voice/choice to students as they develop hands-on products and solutions.
Program Specific Course Offerings/Instructional Models:
Instructional Models: Blended, Personalized Learning approach; Project/Problem based learning
Special Programs/Course Offerings:
Robotics/Engineering, Digital Piano, Sculpture, Animation, Theatre, Fashion Design, Photography, Web Design, Broadcasting; Science courses utilized Project Lead the Way (Gateway) units to supplement curriculum;
Broadcasting room; One-Button Studio; Makerspace; Engineering lab (all with high quality, advanced equipment)
AdvancED STEM Certification
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