Who is a STEM Academy Student?
- A rising junior for the 2013-2014 school year
- Likes hands-on work and being active in the classroom
- Is technically gifted and talented
- Has an interest and aptitude in applied math and science
- Strong work ethic
Course Prerequisites: Algebra 1, Geometry, Earth Science, & Biology 1
Some Interests Might include: Engineering, Computers, Fixing things, Building thing (i.e. legos, lincoln logs, k’nex), electronics, technology devices, wondering how and why things work, How’d They Do That? TV show, Junior FIRST lego events.
The XLR8 STEM Academy is looking for students who want to learn in a classroom where you learn to create, design and build things like robots and cars and applying what they learn in math and science to the real world. You will learn critical thinking skills through hands-on project based learning, which will better prepare you for life after high school.
Come XLR8 your future at the STEM Academy!