News and Announcements
Jan 29, 2015 - AMES in the NEWS!
KSL Morning News will feature the AMES HOSA Anatomy Games team on Friday, January 30. Julie T. and Serene K., along with Tina T., will be competing at the 1st Anatomy Games at The Leonardo on Friday, January 30, with competition beginning at 6:30 pm. The KSL spot tomorrow morning will feature a mock competition between AMES and West High. Hope you tune in to see our team in action!
Jan 9th, 2015 - Access the School Grading Reports!
Jan 5th, 2015 - The Application for the 2015-16 School Year is here!
AMES is currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year! This application will be active until February 12, 2015. Please complete one form for each student applying. **Current students do NOT need to reapply. Click this link to go to the application: 2015-2016 Application Thank you!
The Academy for Math, Engineering and Science (AMES), located at Cottonwood High School in Salt Lake City, provides high school students (grades 9-12) opportunities to extend their knowledge beyond the typical high school curriculum, especially into the worlds of technology, math, science and engineering. At AMES, we are looking for students who are:
Our Application Process FAQ...
1. How does the application process work?
As a public charter school, AMES aligns with the state and federal policies that determine our operation. This includes conducting a blind lottery for all eligible applicants giving any interested student an equal chance at acceptance. All a student must do is submit the application by the deadline to be considered for enrollment at AMES.
2. When will the 2015-2016 application be available and when is the deadline to submit?
The application for next school year will be available on our website on January 5th, 2015 and must be submitted by February 13th, 2015.
3. Who should apply?
Students who are active learners, motivated, persistent, creative, collaborative, innovative, eager to reach out to others, and willing to AIM for a new future. GPA and other traditional criteria are not required.
AMES graduate, Lisa Molina, has been selected to be a member of an elite national program: The Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program at Westminster College. The McNair Scholars Program is a recognized producer of undergraduate students who are prepared for success at the doctoral level. Congratulations Lisa!