Students enrolled in the Waterford STEM Academy will engage in real-world, project based learning experiences that integrate science, technology and mathematics using innovative methods. Students will train to learn and work within a team-based structure. The projects and problems that students work to find solutions to will range from predetermined challenges to industry driven partnerships.

Waterford STEM Academy is open to 9th - 12th grade students beginning with the 2019-2020 school year. This course meets the eligibility criteria toward earth science, physics and or a science elective, algebra I, geometry, algebra II and/or the fourth credit in mathematics along with a STEM academic center period which will afford students a three-hour block of time at the STEM Academy. STEM students will work with and learn from business partners who help them solve real world problems that can vary from year to year, state-of-the-art facility comprised of classroom areas, presentation areas, and space for project development.Enrollment is by application only. Applications available through our high school counselors or by clicking the application link.

Schools of Choice
Waterford STEM Academy Limited Schools of Choice is open to 9th - 12th grade students who reside in Oakland County. Students should enjoy real-world problem solving using science, math, and logical reasons using project based learning. Interested students must complete the Schools of Choice application and return to Central Enrollment, Kurzman Administration Services, 501 N. Cass Lake Road, Waterford, MI, 48328. If you have questions please email Kevin Kokoszka at or call 248.674-4134.

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