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School for Creative Studies

Durham Public Schools
Durham, North Carolina 

The School for Creative Studies (SCS) is a secondary magnet school located in eastern rural Durham, NC just north of I-85 on a campus that housed the former Chewning Middle School. Chewning was plagued with a history of low performance, high poverty, and white flight...Keep Reading


Mabel Hoggard Math and Science Elementary

Clark County School District
Las Vegas, Nevada

2013 DKH Consulting Services 

Elementary School of Merit Awardee

Mabel Hoggard Math and Science Elementary has the distinction of being the first elementary magnet school in Las Vegas, Nevada. With the support of a Magnet Schools Assistance Program grant it was converted into a magnet school in 1993 as part of the Clark County School District's desegregation efforts...Keep Reading 


Hanes Middle School

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
Winston-Salem, North Carolina

2013 Dr. Ronald R. Simpson Awardee

Hanes Magnet School (HMS) is a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) themed middle school located in the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School District in North Carolina. Hanes became a magnet school in 2005 and currently enrolls 1,057 kids in grades 6-8, which is a huge increase from its pre magnet days when enrollment was around 450...Keep reading