1810202 COLUMBUS MS(Medical/Math/Science)

1810202 COLUMBUS MS(Medical/Math/Science)

Program Description
Public Service Magnets are designed and tailored to prepare and young people who wish to pursue careers in criminology, fire, forensics, medicine, law and political science. There is strong focus on critical thinking, problem solving and communication, enabling students to see the connections between their classroom curriculum and the challenges of today’s world. These Magnets are ideal settings for future doctors, fire fighters, lawyers, police officers and other professions related to the Public Service field.
Grades:
6-8
Phone:
(818) 702-1200
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
283
Applications Received 2017-2018:
54
Openings 2018-2019:
95
Success Secret:
Columbus Medical Math/Science Magnet is consistently designated as a Magnet School of Excellence. We are a small, personalized magnet, in a quiet neighborhood, with class sizes averaging 30 students. We provide learning experiences at higher levels, including Honors and High Honors/SAS classes, by highly qualified teachers. Partnerships with Kaiser Permanente’s Hippocrates Circle, UCLA's Writer's Den and Tomorrow's Scientists at CSUN provides unique experiences for our students; preparing them to be competitively successful in high school and beyond. We provide a nurturing environment that challenges each student to explore their world and to reach beyond what they thought possible.
Track:
Single Track
Tour Information:
Please call the Magnet Office at (818)702-1200 to schedule a personalized tour for you and your child.
Magnet Vision:
The Columbus Medical, Math, Science Magnet Program is committed to developing students to their fullest intellectual, social and emotional potential in an atmosphere of mutual trust, respect and collaboration. We strive to provide students with excellent academic and co-curricular programs that challenge them to produce their best work. We will continue to strengthen our partnerships as we develop new ones in the medical, math and science fields. We encourage students to take responsibility for their learning and to cherish the act of learning as a life-long skill. We are committed to providing students with the support necessary to meet these high standards of accomplishment. Our purpose is to prepare our students to make sound life choices. We educate our students to be productive citizens of their community and of the world. We encourage cooperation among the family, the school and the community as the best means to ensure that our students assume the personal responsibilities inherent in good citizenship.
Magnet Mission:
Mission Statement of Columbus MS Medical, Math & Science Magnet We at CCMS Magnet know that realizing the ambitious goal of becoming a physician or having a professional career in other scientific fields requires hard work, dedication, and sacrifice. But we also know that in order for our students to reach their highest potential, we must provide them with an education that is creative, compelling, and fun. We will help our students achieve their dreams by delivering a comprehensive STEAM curriculum in a safe and nurturing environment where they can explore the world around them and contribute to our wonderfully diverse society. Our motto is: Work hard. Be nice. Have fun.
Academic/Career Pathways:
Medical Professional Robotics Engineering
Academic Competition Teams:
VEX Robotics Competition District-wide Science Fair Music Competition - Strings, Winds, Percussion, African Drumming, Drumline, Modern Band, Symphonic Orchestra
Athletic Teams:
Community Partnerships:
Cedars-Sinai Hospital Kaiser Permanente - Hippocrates Circle Northridge Hospital - Kindness Challenge CSUN - Tomorrow's Scientists UCLA - Writer's Den, Design for Sharing VH1 - Save the Music & Mr. Holland's Opus
Advanced Placement (AP) Course Offerings:
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
After-School Programs:
Woodcraft Rangers - Excellence in Expanded Learning
Other Theme-Based Activities:
Wall of Fame/Notable Alumni:
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