Category Archives: Magnet Schools
Mineral Springs Elementary School’s vision is the pursuit of excellence for every child who walks through its doors. The faculty believes excellence can be achieved when teachers recognize gifted potential in all students and work to develop gifted behavior in every child. Continue reading
Konnoak Elementary School will provide a quality education in an environment that nurtures each child’s academic potential. Konnoak Elementary School’s curriculum will focus on international themes and plans to offer instruction in Mandarin Chinese in coming years.
Students at Konnoak Elementary School will make use of technology to make connections across the world, like participating in video conferences and exchanging emails with students from other countries. Konnoak Elementary School will offer the latest technology, including SMARTBoard interactive whiteboards. Continue reading
Mineral Springs Middle School is a magnet for arts and leadership with curriculum that targets the positive development of the whole child as he or she transitions from childhood through adolescence in the middle school years.
The mission statement at Mineral Springs Middle School establishes that in partnership with our greater community, we are committed to challenging and supporting our students to reach their highest intellectual, physical, emotional and social potential. Continue reading
For the Downtown School, location is central to the The Downtown School’s focus on teaching children about the world around them. Community resources are included in instruction in order to emphasize active and exploratory learning. Continue reading
At Diggs-Latham Elementary Magnet School, we are committed to preparing students for 21st century thinking and learning by engaging them in high quality instruction that challenges and develops global awareness and respect for people of diverse backgrounds and cultures.
Arts and global studies are core parts of the basic curriculum and are thoughtfully integrated into daily classroom instruction, providing students with multi-faceted learning experiences. Continue reading
Brunson Elementary School will use science, technology, engineering and mathematics to prepare students for the 21st century. Students will be challenged to evaluate real-world problems and potential solutions through lessons that are project-based. Brunson Elementary School will also take part in Engineering is Elementary, a nationwide effort that not only promotes K-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics learning, but also connects with literacy and social studies. Continue reading
The mission of Ashley Elementary Magnet School is to develop a global community that creates understanding and celebrates knowledge. The clean, safe, diverse, child-centered environment invites students to learn and motivates them to inquire and discover. Continue reading