STEM in the Middle School

We are planning a middle school STEM component. The goals will be to raise awareness of career opportunities while making students more able users of technology.

Year Established 2011
Boys Served Annually 35
Girls Served Annually 20
Does your program focus on serving youth with disabilities? Yes
Program led by a non-profit organization [501(c)(3)]: Yes
Areas of Interest General ScienceTechnologyEngineeringMathComputer ScienceEntrepreneurshipArts
Racial Demographics 1% Asian0% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander6% American Indian/Alaska Native4% Black/African-American4% Hispanic/Latino82% White, non-Hispanic3% Two or more races
Service Delivery Format Options classroom support
Populations Served middle/junior
Current Evaluation Process participant data (example: grades)
Needed Resources/Activities equipment donationsgirls interested in STEMvolunteers
Available Resources/Activities boys interested in STEMcomputer accesscomputer technology supportevaluation/assessment servicesfacilities/physical spacegirls interested in STEMteaching or tutoring
Collaboration Interests sponsorshipworking with higher educationworking with industry representativesworking with K-12 schools
Wishkah Valley School 4640 Wishkah Road Aberdeen, WA 98520
Main Contact REBECCA PETHERAM Careers and Technical Education Teacher 7-12 360-532-3128 rpetheram wishkah.org
Main Organization Information

Wishkah Valley School District No. 117

The Wishkah Valley School District is a partnership of students, staff, parents and community whose mission is to provide all students with an outstanding education emphasizing high academic standards and the skills needed to become lifelong learners and productive citizens in a complex and changing society.