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August 28, 2014 - A Message from Our Principal!
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May 1, 2014 - PTSO FUNDRAISER - Help raise money at no cost to you!
When you shop at Amazon.com use this webpage address:
All purchases will be associated with AMES and Amazon.com will gift the school a small percentage. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions
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 2014-2015 application be available and when is the deadline to submit?
The application for next school year will be available on our website on January 6th, 2014 and must be submitted by February 13th, 2014.
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.
Congratulations to Rebecca ‘Ali’ Bromley-Dulfano for winning the Gates Millennium Scholarship! The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline area of interest. Continuing Gates Millennium Scholars may request funding for a graduate degree program in one of the following discipline areas: computer science, education, engineering, library science, mathematics, public health or science.
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!