1803803 BANCROFT MS(Gifted/Science/Technology/Engineering/Arts/Math)

1803803 BANCROFT MS(Gifted/Science/Technology/Engineering/Arts/Math)

Program Description
Gifted Magnets serve students who demonstrate ability or strong potential to work two years above grade level in academic subjects. These centers offer enriched interdisciplinary academic environments that are exciting, challenging, and encourage students to use creative/critical-thinking skills. High Ability and Highly Gifted applicants may apply to a Gifted Magnet.

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Grades:
6-8
Phone:
(323) 993-3400
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
283
Applications Received 2017-2018:
63
Openings 2018-2019:
95
Success Secret:
Bancroft Middle School is proud to announce our STE[a]M (Science, Technology, Engineering, art, and a Mathematics) Magnet. This is a program designed specifically for gifted and high achieving students who are interested in pursuing an in depth education in the fields of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology. Students learn through a vast array of hands-on programs including Project Lead the Way, College Preparatory Mathematics (CPM), The New Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and Robotics and Design classes in this magnificent Common Core aligned program. To top it off, we are also an International Baccalaureate Candidate school. Stop in for our next tour to see what Bancroft has to offer!
Track:
Single Track
Tour Information:
FALL TOURS: OCTOBER 15, 2018 AT 11 AM OCTOBER 22, 2018 AT 11 AM OCTOBER 29, 2018 AT 11 AM NOVEMBER 5, 2018 AT 11 AM SPRING TOURS: MARCH 18 AT 11 AM MARCH 25 AT 11 AM APRIL 8, 2019 AT 11 AM APRIL 22, 2019 AT 11 AM LATE APPLICATIONS OPENS FEB. 1, 2018 AND ARE OPEN UNTIL THE FALL OF 2018
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Academic/Career Pathways:
Bancroft Middle School is an International Baccalaureate (IB) candidate school offering the Middle Years Program (MYP). The MYP program: -addresses holistically students' intellectual, social, emotional and physical well-being -provide students opportunities to develop knowledge, attitudes, and skills they need in order to manage complexity and take responsible action for the future -ensures breadth and depth of understanding through study in eight subject groups -requires the study of at least two languages to support students in understanding their own cultures and those of others -empowers students to participate in service with the community -helps prepare students for further education, the workplace and a lifetime of learning
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International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
Yes
After-School Programs:
LACER is an on campus after school program that is offered to all students. There is a late bus three days a week if you take the school bus. This program is free.
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