News and Announcements
Nov 20, 2016 - AMES Food Drive
We are conducting our Annual Food Drive for the Utah Food Bank from November 20-December 18! Please drop off all donations to Ms. Spencer’s room (243). You can also donate online! View the flyer for more details: 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:
Who should apply to AMES?
Students who are active learners, motivated, persistent, creative, collaborative, innovative, desirous of reaching out to others, and willing to aim for a new future. GPA and other traditional criteria are not required.
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. This gives any interested student an equal chance at acceptance.
When can I apply?
We open the application online in early January and it remains open until Valentine's Day. Acceptance letters and waiting list position letters are sent out the first week in March.
Academy for Math Engineering & Science - 5715 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84121