1823702 MARKHAM MS(Health Careers)

1823702 MARKHAM MS(Health Careers)

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:
(323) 568-5547
Program Capacity 2018-2019:
170
Applications Received 2017-2018:
33
Openings 2018-2019:
60
Success Secret:
Promoting Health Careers and Issues to ALL Students. ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE, NO EXCUSES! Markham Health Careers Magnet School has a rich, long history of promoting health careers and issues to students and the community. Students receive an education with an emphasis in HEALTH/MEDICINE and becoming COLLEGE ready. We celebrate ACADEMIC SUCCESS through student of the month and honor roll recognitions. Students work on HEALTH PROJECTS to share with other students, parents and the community. We have an annual Health Career EXPO and Markham Health Fair. FIELD TRIPS and GUEST SPEAKERS are common opportunities at our magnet program. The Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Achievement (MESA) Program, MathCounts, Khan Academy, Los Angeles County Science/Engineering Fair and Kaiser Permanente Watts Counseling/Learning Center are programs at our school that are offered to our students. Please take the time to discover how you can become part of the Markham Health Careers Magnet FAMILY.
Track:
Single Track
Tour Information:
Please contact the school directly and/or the magnet coordinator to find out about information sessions in the Fall semester.
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