Grace Hopper STEM Academy

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STEM Education at GHSA

 

“Teacher-Led, Student-Focused, and Results-Proven”

 

Imagine a school where students work to solve local and global interdisciplinary community-based problems hand in hand with their peers, teachers, mentors, community partners and STEM professionals within the school setting.

Students at the Grace Hopper STEM Academy learn and work in a challenging, high-tech atmosphere where collaboration is expected and questioning and critical thinking routine.

GHSA students experience an environment steeped in integrated project-problem-based learning, take Project Lead the Way STEM coursework, avail themselves of non-STEM classes from the school’s rich offerings and engage in STEM field experiences.

Students will complete the 6-8 grades STEM program with:

  • High-tech 21st century communication skills
  • Presentation and workplace skills
  • Project management and team leadership expertise
  • Foundation educational experiences that translate to advanced placement coursework in high school and beyond
  • International awareness and perspectives
  • Global consciousness
  • Commitment to life-long learning

 

Our program strives to inspire the next generation of STEM-proficient citizens and leaders by igniting and sustaining their passion for lifelong STEM learning in an experiential educational environment that:

  • Excites
  • Engages
  • Empowers
  • Establishes connections with a changing global culture
 

GHSA STEM programs focus on teaching the overall STEM ideals through different lenses, such as DNA and crime scene analysis and modeling and design.