Tour 6

Roger D. Gehring Academy of Science and Technology

Level: Elementary School

Grades: K-5

Year Magnet Program Established: 2018

Magnet Type: Whole School

School Type: MSAP, Title I, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 617

Total School Enrollment: 654

Programs offered: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

Curriculum: Project Lead the Way, Blended Learning, Project-Based Learning

Unique School Features: Robotics Lab, Engineering Labs, Technology Lab, Biomedical Lab, Environmental Science Lab, Digital Planetarium, Tortoise Habitats, School Garden, One-to-One Technology

Awards/Distinctions: Governor’s STEM School, National ESEA Distinguished School, CCSD Five Star School, Superintendent’s Honor Roll

School Website: www.gehringes.com

Gordon McCaw STEAM Academy

Level: Elementary School

Grades: K-5

Year Magnet Program Established: 2014

Magnet Type: Whole School

School Type: Title I, Urban

Magnet School Enrollment: 600

Total School Enrollment: 750

Programs offered: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics

Curriculum: Site Created Guided Reading Program, Engage New York Math, FOSS, Engineering is Elementary, Mystery Science, Lexia, Reading Plus, ST Math, MobyMax Math, Project Based Learning, Standards Based Engineering Challenges.

Unique School Features: Makerspace, Robotics Lab, Advanced Technology Lab, Fine Arts Lab, Physical Science Lab, Earth & Space Science Lab, Life Science Lab, Garden Outdoor Classroom, and The McCaw School of Mines, a simulated mine experience.

Awards/Distinctions: New and Emerging Magnet School Merit Award of Excellence, MSA Region VII Principal of the Year, MSA School of Excellence, MSA School of Distinction, National Title I School of Distinction, Model Nevada Governor’s STEM School

School Website: https://schools.ccsd.net/mccaw