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VSCP Article in the Tennessean

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 13:58
Volunteer Scientist in the Classroom Coordinator Jeannie Tuschl and Volunteer Scientist in the Classroom Kellye Kirkbride were credited in the Tennessean for their work with a school-wide project on cell biology at DuPont Hadley Middle Prep. You can read the article here - 
 

Now Accepting Applications for the Class of 2017!

Mon, 01/07/2013 - 10:33

The School for Science and Math (SSMV) is now accepting applications from current 8th grade students in Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS). Twenty-six students will be selected for the Class of 2017 on the basis of test scores, grades, personal essays, and teacher recommendations. Students who complete the four-year program will earn an additional seven honors science elective credits.

Applications are due on Friday, February 15, 2013.

Click here for more information.

GAS Camp is Full

Fri, 04/20/2012 - 17:01

We're sorry to announce that registration for GAS Camp for the summer of 2012 is now full. Please check back next year.

Are You Ready for Summer? Our Camps Are!

Thu, 03/08/2012 - 15:07

Dates for this summer's Girls and Science Camp and Boys Exploring Science and Technology Camp have been announced and registration forms will be available for download from their websites beginning on Monday, March 12. Make sure to get your registration form and payment in early, spots fill up quickly!

Girls and Science Camp (GAS Camp) dates:

SSMV is Now Accepting Applications for the Class of 2016

Tue, 01/03/2012 - 11:40

The School for Science and Math (SSMV) is now accepting applications from current 8th grade students in Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools (MNPS). Twenty-six students will be selected for the Class of 2016 on the basis of test scores, grades, personal essays, and teacher recommendations. Students who complete the four-year program will earn an additional seven honors science elective credits.

What are your Crazy Traits?

Wed, 11/23/2011 - 12:23

Students at Bailey Middle School build their Crazy Traits creatureStudents in Ms. Susan Marino's science classes at Bailey Middle School recently engaged in a crazy activity.

The Cancer Center at Moore Middle School

Thu, 10/13/2011 - 14:38

Students build an organ out of cheese, lemon slices, bread, and grapes with the hope of keeping it cancer free.On September 30, Ms.

Scientists in Elementary Schools

Sat, 08/27/2011 - 15:23

On August 24, Nashville's WSMV Channel 4 highlighted the Scientist in the Classroom Partnership's (SCP) first foray into Metropolitan Nashville Public School's (MNPS) elementary schools with a story about Leah Potter, a Vanderbilt doctoral student in molecular physiology and biophysics working with Hattie Cotton Elementary School's second grade classes.

The Tennessean Highlights SSMV Class of 2011

Wed, 06/08/2011 - 14:36

The Tennessean highlighted the School for Science and Math and its Class of 2011 graduates in an article on Wednesday, June 8, 2011.

Read "High schoolers complete VU science program" [or view as a PDF].

School for Science and Math at Vanderbilt Announces Students Accepted for 2011-'12 School Year

Tue, 05/17/2011 - 12:03

Twenty-six students from fourteen area middle schools have been selected for the School for Science and Math Class of 2015. Students were selected on the basis of test scores, grades, personal essays, teacher recommendations, and in-person interviews. These students are the fifth cohort to begin the program.

School for Science and Math Class of 2015:

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