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Hyde Park Academy of Science and Mathematics

Level: Middle School

Grades: 6-8

Year Magnet Program Established: 1994

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 900

Total School Enrollment: 1600

Programs offered: STEM Academy

Curriculum: Project-Based Learning; Two-year course acceleration; High School credit opportunities all content areas; Competition Participation; Emphasis on Growth Mindset; Experiential application cross-curricular

Unique School Features: DaVinci Philosophy incorporated throughout, First Middle School Magnet Program established in Las Vegas

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Excellence, Governor’s STEM School

School Website: www.hydeparkms.org

Kenny C. Guinn STEM Academy

Level: Middle School

Grades: 6-8

Year Magnet Program Established: 2015

Magnet Type: School-within-a-school

School Type: Title I, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 435

Total School Enrollment: 1,290

Programs offered: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Curriculum: Accelerated Math and Science Curriculum, Robotics, Coding, Graphic Design, Music Technology, Spanish, Project Lead the Way, Project-Based Learning

Unique School Features: Robotics Lab, 1:1 iPad school

Awards/Distinctions: Magnet School of Distinction, VEX Robotics VRC Runner Up, Vex Robotics Think Award, NCWIT 2019 Inspiration Award Winners

School Website: https://guinntitans.org/