Interested in becoming a STEAM student?
Application Window Open for Fall 2019-2020:
Closes October 8th
Learn more about the STEAM program by clicking on the video below, looking at the Specialized Academic Programs link or by contacting STEAM Academy at (859) 381-3033
Consideration will also be given to incoming 10th, 11th, and 12thgraders.
STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics - is the broad umbrella for how the curriculum in this new "innovation zone" program is organized. Students tackle high school concepts at very high levels, all through the lens of authentic, problem-based learning within the STEAM lens.
DanceBlue is STILL HAPPENING!
DanceBlue Community Partner Participation
Are you a community member, a family member of a STEAM student or an FCPS employee who would like to participate in our DanceBlue Mini-Marathon? If so please go to the following link and register for our event.
+257 Culture Fair
As part of a @STEAMhigh PBL Backpack Payback along with UBAY would like to extend an invitation to the +257 Culture Fair, which will be held on
April 13th from 12pm-4pm at Whitaker Bank Ballpark, home of the Lexington Legends. At this culture fair the goal is to educate people about Burundi and the different organizations that are working to advance Burundi by offering multiple forms of entertainment.
Tickets can be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/257-culture-fair-tickets-59517785298?ref=eios
We look forward to seeing you at the event on April 13th!
STEAM SPIRIT WEEK
STEAM BCTC New Family Orientation
Special Programs Night
Canvas Parent App-NOW WORKING!Parents and Guardians: the Canvas Parent App is now working. Please see the link below for how you download the app and create your account as well as how your student creates an observer code for you. Before you can complete/observe your student, your student will need to create the observer code from their Canvas account and share it with you. If you have any questions or any issues in creating your account/having your student create/share their observer code, please contact, Ashley Rosen, School Technology Coordinator via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Next Level at STEAM Academy
The Next Level at STEAM Academy highlights the partnership of FCPS and BCTC with students who are taking college courses daily on the BCTC/UK campus. STEAM juniors and seniors are attending classes every day just like any other college student. They are truly college students while still in high school. They have the potential, by the time they graduate, to earn up to approximately 40 hours of college credit. Click on the image below to view our video!
ANNOUNCING THE 2019 KET YOUNG WRITERS CONTEST!
Do you have a story to tell? We want to hear it!
Each year, KET Education hosts a writing contest for emerging young authors across the commonwealth and beyond. We invite students in Kindergarten through third grade to submit illustrated stories, students in fourth and fifth grades to submit short stories, and students in sixth through eighth grades to submit poetry. Winners are selected at each grade level and prizes awarded.
New! This year, we are inviting students in ninth through twelfth grades to submit their poetry! Overall high school winners will be selected and prizes awarded.
The deadline to enter April 15, 2019. Check out the official rules, updated scoring rubrics, and past winners. You will find the online entry form below. Winners will be announced no later than May 30th, 2019. We can’t wait to read your pieces!
Questions? Contact email@example.com.
Senior Trip 2019
All seniors are invited to travel to St. Louis for our senior trip March 21 - 24, 2019. Students who plan to attend need to pay a $125 deposit and return the Financial Committment form no later than October 31. Linked below is information and a tentative itinerary for the trip. For any questions, please email Geralyn.Strange@fayette.kyschools.us.
STEAM Academy Permanent Home Announced
The Fayette County School Board has unanimously voted to take action on a permanent home for STEAM Academy. Additional information will be provided as the project moves forward.