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2018-2019 Metro ECMS Parent Orientation Video

Ohio Students Create Solutions to Ending Heart Disease in STEM Challenge

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Metro School Safety Notice

Dear Metro Families, In light of the recent events that occurred in Florida, we have received a few inquires about our specific safety protocols and procedures. I am not sending out our specific safety procedures as I feel that this might compromise the integrity of the plan. Please know that all of your concerns are...

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Lawmakers Turn to Students for Ideas to Battle Opioid Epidemic

MECHS and MIT students were highlighted on ABC 6 for their work in the Opioid Design Challenge this Spring.  You can find the full article and video below.

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MIT & MECHS Information Session for 8th Grade Families

Attached below are both the “MECHS Information Session” presentation and the “MIT Information Session” presentation.  8th Grade families will be able to advocate and select their first choice of high schools before the lottery is conducted and all remaining seats are filled.  We ask that all 8th grade families make their selection by Friday, February...

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4,000 STEM jobs available; educators bridging the gap

Nearly 4,000 jobs are ready for the taking in the Columbus region alone all because of the lack of qualified applicants. These are jobs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Metro Early College schools have a STEM-centric curriculum that focuses on the future. If you knew there are thousands of jobs available *locally* in STEM...

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State of STEM Dispatch Article

STEM: Educators, companies stress collaborations between schools, industry At a State of STEM event on Monday, researchers and educators called for more collaboration between the institutions that prepare students for graduation and those that hire them afterward. In fact, schools such as Metro, which aim to bring together industry and education, have spread nationwide. “This...

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Purchase Metro Spirit Wear!

The Metro PTSO has created a website for parents and students to purchase school spirit wear.  Items for sale include: Expandable Briefcase                                 3/4 Sleeve Baseball Shirt Moisture Wicking Short Sleet T-Shirt        Fleece Crew Sweatshirt Hooded Sweatshirt   ...

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OSLN STEM School Road-Trip

At the end of the 2015-16 school year, an OSLN staff member visited 13 different OSLN member buildings. He heard from dozens of teachers and students. Today, we’re proud to release the first edition of the Ohio STEM Learning Network STEM School Road Trip. STEM School Road Trip

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Metro and PAST – Partners In Transforming Education

In 2006 Metro Early College High School opened its doors to high school students from around Central Ohio, and in 2013 to middle school students. Then, like today, students and teachers share a focus on STEM education and building a collaborative learning environment. PAST Innovation Lab and Metro Schools developed a partnership 10 years ago,...

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