Magnet School News Archive

Davis street, South African students collaborate on Civil rights history
New Haven Independent Staff

The following article and photos came in from Davis Waltrina Kirkland-Mullins’ third grade students from the Davis Academy for Arts and Design Innovation let their academic light shine at the Harvard University Center for African Studies Association forum recently held ... Read more

December 04, 2019

Overlea High School certified as One Love Champion for promoting healthy relationships Chris Montcalmo

Overlea, MD—The One Love Foundation has certified Dulaney, Hereford, Overlea, and Towson high schools as Champion Schools in recognition of their commitment, during the 2018-2019 school year, to healthy relationship education. One Love, a national nonprofit, prov... Read more

December 04, 2019

Advanced technology flourishes at one of Duval's schools that used to perform poorly
Action News Jax Alicia Tarancon

Jacksonville, Fla. — Cybersecurity, video game design, biomechanics and drone flight academy are all classes that make Andrew Jackson High School a hub for advanced technology. It’s the reason why Devonte Grant, a junior, decided to attend the school. Right no... Read more

November 20, 2019

Carver Elementary playground receives a communication tool
SCNOW Lauren Owens

Florence, S.C.— Carver Elementary Magnet School recently installed a communication board on the kindergarten playground that allows students to communicate more easily. Carver is the first school in the district to receive a communication board on the playground. ... Read more

November 01, 2019

Miami proud: south Miami-Dade school’s murals are lessons in life and art
CBS Miami Marybel Rodriguez

Miami (CBSMiami) – Frederick Gabriel is a self-described “accidental art teacher” at Cutler Bay Senior High. “I come from Paris, France from an artist family, and I was a freelance artist with Disney, Warner Brothers, Limelight Studios and Miami Vice,” he recalls. ... Read more

October 30, 2019

A Day of the Dead project at a Reseda school was a chance to pay homage to the immigrant’s journey
Los Angeles Daily News Ryan Carter

A Day of the Dead celebration this week became a chance to pay homage to unity at a local school. Students from the humanities magnet program at Grover Cleveland Charter High School in Reseda celebrated El Día de Los Muertos with an altar display on Monday. Th... Read more

October 30, 2019

A.R. Johnson students take part in Marine Corps Fit Challenge
The Augusta Chronicle Jozsef Papp

The gym at A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering Magnet School was packed with students running around doing push-ups, pull-ups, planks, bear crawls and more. It was all part of the students participating in the U.S. Marine Corps Fit Challenge, a program by t... Read more

October 18, 2019

Tucson school empowers girls to chase their STEM dreams
KOLD13 Hannah Tiede

Tuscon, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Some of the fastest growing careers in the country involve jobs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, better known as STEM for short. These sectors are expected to grow about 8 percent by 2028, according to the Bureau of Lab... Read more

October 16, 2019

New theater, Discovery Green offer HSPVA students more exposure
Houston Chronicle Allison Bagley

At a high school musical this weekend, the theatrics are Broadway-level. Students in the roles of Mary Poppins and Bert will “fly” suspended above the stage at the Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (HSPVA) production of Disney and Cameron Mack... Read more

October 16, 2019

Forest Park students use zSpace augmented reality learning for first time
Longview News-Journal Kristen Barton

When Forest Park Magnet School students walked into classes Monday, something was different about their lesson for the day. The Longview ISD teachers were not using their typical white boards. Instead, a monitor was set up at the front of classrooms, and students... Read more

October 14, 2019
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