All Snoqualmie Valley high school and middle school families are encouraged to attend STEM Fest 2013 - a STEM information night and celebration on Monday, February 11, from 6-8 pm at Mount Si High School. This first-time event will showcase STEM-based student work happening across all grade levels and introduce new courses/curriculum to be offered at the Mount Si High School Freshman Campus and main campus next year that integrate Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) concepts.
Mount Si High School's vision is shifting to STEM-based education to open more doors of opportunity for every student to succeed in 21st Century careers. At STEM Fest 2013, families will learn more about what STEM education is, why it is important and the focus of schools across the nation, and how Mount Si High School is expanding its educational program to better prepare students for their futures. Important information will be shared that families should consider and discuss prior to student registration for 2013-14 high school classes this spring.
With the MSHS Freshman Campus opening next fall, learn about several positive changes coming to Mount Si High School and all Snoqualmie Valley students as follows:
Preview STEM-related 2013-14 courses before registering for next year.
Find out what STEM is and why it is important to every student's future.
Explore the creative and artistic side of STEM (STEM isn't just for scientists and engineers - it is for everyone.)
Experience the newly adopted Integrated Science curriculum in action.
Learn more about MSHS's cutting edge computer science and robotics courses, and industry-related programming opportunities available to students through the TEALS partnership with Microsoft.
Get details about the new STEM-based curriculum being offered at the Freshman Campus.
See what a Snoqualmie Valley classroom of the near future might look like.
Engage in hands-on interactive activities, and more.
The February 11th program begins at 6pm in the auditorium with information that is key to your student's education, as well as fun and interactive activities to explore.
Click here for more information about STEM Fest 2013, organized by the MSHS PTSA.