PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Students studying science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) will
showcase hands-on science experiments, facilitate school tours, perform
a schoolwide dance, and provide refreshments in an open house format on
January 29. The event is open to the public and is designed to highlight
the engaging programs at SySTEM Phoenix.
The activities are planned to coincide with National School Choice Week
2016, the nation’s largest-ever celebration of excellent options in
The event runs from 4 to 7 pm on Friday, January 29, and is being held
at the school located at 1301 East Almeria Road in Phoenix. More than
200 students and parents are expected to attend to show solidarity
surrounding the school choice options provided by SySTEM Phoenix.
"School choice is a necessity in our community, where many schools are
underperforming. Scholars who choose our school are choosing the
opportunity to experience a high-achieving, STEM-focused, project-based
learning school where they can become prepared for STEM careers," said
Angelica Cruz, SySTEM Phoenix Founder & CEO.
SySTEM Phoenix is a 6th‒12th grade public charter school that teaches
critical thinking and problem solving skills through integrated,
project-based learning, immersed in science, technology, engineering,
National School Choice Week (January 24–30, 2016) will be America’s
largest-ever celebration of opportunity in education. Featuring more
than 16,000 independently organized events across all 50 states, the
week shines a positive spotlight on effective education options for
children. National School Choice Week is independent, nonpolitical, and
nonpartisan, and embraces all types of educational choice–from
traditional public schools to public charter schools, magnet schools,
online learning, private schools, and homeschooling.
For more information, contact Angelica Cruz at firstname.lastname@example.org.