1816801 GRIFFITH MS(Science/Technology/Engineering/Arts/Math)

1816801 GRIFFITH MS(Science/Technology/Engineering/Arts/Math)

Program Description
Science, Technology and Math Magnets are interdisciplinary, standards based, inquiry-based, and real world problem-based programs that teach students about STeM-related subjects. These programs are geared to the student’s interest in science, computer technology, and mathematics.
Grades:
6-8
Phone:
(323) 266-7400
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
1445
Applications Received 2017-2018:
1046
Openings 2018-2019:
485
Success Secret:
All students are placed in small learning communities, sharing core content teachers. There is a strong Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics focus with field trips based on interdisciplinary interests.
Track:
Single Track
Tour Information:
Griffith STEAM Magnet Middle School Tours will be provided upon request on Wednesdays and Fridays during school hours. Please contact us at (323)266-7400 to schedule an appointment for a tour. Victor Flores, Magnet Coordinator.
Magnet Vision:
All members of the Griffith STEAM Magnet Middle School community will achieve personal success in their learning as our students become responsible and productive citizens in the 21st century.
Magnet Mission:
Our mission, in partnership with parents and the community, is to foster the social, personal, and academic development of students so they may become productive individuals who respect diversity, demonstrate civic responsibility, and value life-long learning. Griffith STEAM Magnet Middle School will, therefore, offer a balanced and challenging standard-based curriculum that demands excellence from students and staff.
Academic/Career Pathways:
Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
Academic Competition Teams:
Griffith MS Band Griffith MS Orchestra Griffith STEAM Robotics Team Griffith STEAM Solar Car Team
Athletic Teams:
American Football, Cross country, Girls Volleyball, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer, Boys Wrestling, Softball, Boys Track and Field, Girls Track and Field
Community Partnerships:
Go ELA-College Courses CSULA After-School All-Stars East Los Angeles Sheriff Department LACOE MESA Competition MSAP MSA FLL Robotics Competition Los Angeles County Supervisor Office of Hilda Solis School on Wheels Students Run L.A. Barrio Planners Incorporated
Advanced Placement (AP) Course Offerings:
International Baccalaureate (IB) Program:
After-School Programs:
After-School All-Stars (Sports, Academics, Arts, Technology, Leadership, Extra-Curricular Activities).
Other Theme-Based Activities:
FLL Robotics Competition Jr. Achievement N.Y. and Washington D.C. Trip MESA Competition Science Bowl Scripts Spelling Bee
Wall of Fame/Notable Alumni:
Oscar De La Hoya, Boxer/Promoter Rose Anne Ruiz, Principal David Valdez, Commissioner for City of Los Angeles Carlos Mencia, Comedian
Detailed Information: