STEM Academy of Engineering 2011-2012

Academy Director: Steven Perri

Academy Teachers / Courses: Principles of Engineering

*Please upload your supporting documents in the column below for each standard.



Standard 1: Integrated Curriculum

Standard 2: Career Focus
Recruiters from The United States Navy are scheduled in May to speak to all UHS engineering classes regarding engineering career opportunities in the US Navy.
Standard 3: Program of Study

Standard 4: Advisory Committee
Currently there is no Advisory Committee in place for STEM Engineering.
Standard 5: Enrollment

Standard 6: Pure Schedule

Standard 7: Common Planning / Collaboration
For Engineering: Donna Alvator (Chemistry) Stephen Benito (Algebra), Vera Obaido (Geometry)
Standard 8: Staff Development
Teachers who attended the Summer 2011 Academy Integration meeting include:
Steve Perri
Fred Urquhart
Geeta Laloo
Teachers who attended the Fall 2011 Academy Integration meeting include:
Steve Perri
Donna Alvator
Stephen Benito
Vera Obaido
Steve Perri attended Project Lead the Way training:
Principles of Engineering, University of South Carolina June 19, 2011 - July 2, 2011
Introduction to Engineering Design, Duke University January 18, 2012 - January 30, 2012
Standard 9: Articulation
Science Fair at River Springs Middle: December 6, 2011 6:00 to 8:00pm
High School Showcase: December 8, 2011 6:00 to 8:00pm
8th Grade Night at River Springs Middle: January 9, 2012 6:00 to 8:00pm
Sneak Peek at University High School: January 18, 2012
Standard 10: Workbased Learning

Standard 11: Capstone Project
All students create a comprehensive portfolio which is to be submitted at the end of the school year, outlining their program over the course of the school year.

Standard 12: Marketing
2012 Final Evaluation: