STEM Scholars purpose
The STEM Scholars program is an exciting new educational opportunity to connect students of Petersburg City Public Schools with STEM opportunities. The program aims to connect highly motivated students interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics with hands-on learning experiences throughout our school division and community.
In the fall, students selected to participate in the STEM Scholars program will have the opportunity to join STEM partnerships, visit STEAM-related businesses and facilities during the school year as well as summer. On these visits, students will have the chance to participate in discussions with local employees, business owners, and educators, and learn more about the STEAM career opportunities in our backyard.
STEM Scholars Mission
The mission of Petersburg City Public Schools STEM is to EXPOSE students to STEM careers, EQUIP them with the skills needed to be successful, and ENGAGE students in solving the real-work problems of today.
STEM Scholars Description
WHAT IS THE STEM SCHOLAR PROGRAM?
STEM Scholars program in Petersburg City Public Schools aims to connect highly-motivated students interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics with hands-on learning experiences throughout our district and community.
WHO CAN BE A STEM SCHOLAR?
This program is open to all PCPS students in grades 3-12. For more information on STEM Scholars, please contact Dr. Decardra Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org.