TOUR 15

SOUTHWEST ACADEMY

SOUTHWEST ACADEMY (6-8)

Stemmers Run Middle School, a community middle school, is in their second year as a magnet school.  Implementing the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IB-MYP), every student at Stemmers Run has access to the benefits of the program.  The IB-MYP is infused through all courses, core and elective, to promote inquiry based instruction, global perspectives, and community activism.  This program is enhanced through their commitment to technology based instruction in a one-to-one digital environment.


Principal: April Franklin

Theme: Science & Engineering

Model: Program within a School

URL: https://southwestms.bcps.org/

WESTERN SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

WESTERN SCHOOL OF TECHNOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE (9-12)

Western Tech, with an enrollment of 910 students, is an economically and culturally diverse high school comprised of a non-diploma bound autism program and eleven magnet programs.  As a Maryland and National Blue-Ribbon School of Excellence, students demonstrate college and career readiness through off-site internship experiences related to their magnet, parallel enrollment with the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC), and participation in College Board’s Advanced Placement program.


Principal: Buddy Parker

Theme: Career & Technology, Environmental Science

Model: Whole School

URL: https://westernhs.bcps.org/