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Welcome to STEM Launch

Welcome to STEM Launch. Our mission is to inspire achievement through rigorous, innovative, and authentic experiences. We offer a full range of rigorous educational opportunities in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, literacy, and social studies with full support of music, art, and physical education. Student skills are developed for social, political, and economic participation in a diverse, independent, and changing world.

STEM is for all students

STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. STEM Launch will be fully inquiry-based and utilize problem-based learning to engage all students in STEM education and unique learning opportunities.

STEM Launch will have student-centered, fully integrated technology in every classroom. Classrooms will be demonstration in nature and highly innovative in design.

All students will have access to dynamic engineering curriculum and authentic experiences with industry partnerships to solve real engineering problems. Students will be immersed in the problem-solving process and be able to test and redesign their ideas.

STEM educators use proven, research-based, instructional practices that actively engage students in the learning process and encourage students to take ownership of their learning.

Characteristics of a STEM student:

  • Observant
  • Persistent
  • Curious about how things work
  • A risk taker
  • A problem solver
  • A questioner

Interested in STEM? Read our Admissions page

 

Contact

Address9450 Pecos Street
Thornton, CO
Office Phone720-972-5120
Attendance720-972-5158
Fax Number720-972-6062
Office HoursClosed for Construction
School Hours
M,Tu,Th,F
8:15 am - 3:25 pm
Early Release
(Wednesday)
8:15am - 1:55pm

Upcoming Events

Back to School Night for 7th & 8th Grade

Back to School Night for 7th & 8th Grade

Date & Time: Thu, 08/08/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Stem Launch

7th and 8th Grade

5:00pm – 7:00p.m. 

  • - Parents turn in paperwork on this evening and complete any necessary forms
  • - Middle school students will get their schedule
  • - Students will get pictures taken in the gym for their ID's

08/08/2019 - 5:00pm
Aug 8

Back to School Night for Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

Back to School Night for Kindergarten - 2nd Grade

Date & Time: Mon, 08/12/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Stem Launch

  • - Parents turn in paperwork on this evening and complete any necessary forms
  • - Middle school students will get their schedule
  • - Students will get pictures taken in the gym for their ID's

08/12/2019 - 5:00pm
Aug 12

Back to School Night for 3rd - 6th Grade

Back to School Night for 3rd - 6th Grade

Date & Time: Tue, 08/13/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Stem Launch

  • - Parents turn in paperwork on this evening and complete any necessary forms
  • - Middle school students will get their schedule
  • - Students will get pictures taken in the gym for their ID's

08/13/2019 - 5:00pm
Aug 13

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