Robotics First Tech Competition Volunteer Opportunity

Our robotics team is hosting a regional robotics tournament on December 16th. We are expecting a large number of students from across the region to attend-we’ll need a lot of student volunteer support to ensure the event is a success. We’ll need help setting up the evening before—December 15th and all day on December 16th.  This…

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DC HAPP Pre-College Medical Program Applications Open

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Office of Diversity and Inclusion is now recruiting for the 9th DC Health and Academic Prep (DC HAPP) cohort. We are very excited to share this year’s DC HAPP 2024 application with you and encourage your students to apply. This year, we are moving back to our…

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UVA Mini-Medical School Day

The UVA Medical Student cohort at Inova is hosting a mini medical school to introduce high school seniors to the medical student experience and specialized professions.   This is only open to high school students, 9th thru 12th grade. Registration is filling quickly.

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Architecture Field trip to Morgan State University

On November 15th a fieldtrip to the first and second level engineering students to meet with an architecture firm who designed Tyler Hall— the new state-of-the-art building on Morgan State Universities’ campus. Students will also get to tour the engineering and architectural college at Morgan State University and learn about what a major in this field looks like.…

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Save the Date! Engineering Expo on December 6th

The Annual Engineering Expo Extravaganza will be on December 6th from 6-8pm.  Come see our engineering students showcase their current class projects in this evening event where we welcome judges and community partners in the field of engineering to come judge and give feedback to our young engineers. For the second half of the evening,…

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Upcoming Events


If students need academy support in any of their academy classes, we have tutoring sessions every week as listed below:
  • Biomed:
    • Thursday during lunch at 11:50-12:35 in Rm. 428
  • Engineering:
    • Wednesday during lunch in Rm. 323
  • Computer Science:
    • Thursday during lunch in Rm. 410

IT Clubs

Girls Who Code Tuesdays @ STEP in 409
Website Club Thursdays @ STEP in 410
ProgrammingClub Wednesdays @ 3:30 in 403
Hackathon Hosting Thursdays @ 3:30 in 412
Competition Team Fridays @ 3:30 in 412
CS Honor Society Thursdays @ STEP and Fridays @ 3:30 in B316

BioMed Clubs

Hosa/BioMed Club Tuesdays @ STEP in 428
Stop the Bleed Wednesdays @ 3:30 in 320

Engineering Clubs

Robotics Tuesdays, Thursdays @ 3:30 in B101
Electric Vehicle Club Fridays @ 3:30 in B101

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What Happened this Past Week at the STEM NAF Academies of Jackson-Reed?

Weekly Update 11/26

By Clara Doyle | November 26, 2023

Academy-Wide Announcements   Community Service Opportunities:  -9th Grade Advisory Academy Recruitment: On December 4th and 5th all academies will be in the library all day to lead an academy scavenger hunt for each 9th grade advisory to come in and learn all about the life of the academies to help them consider joining our academy families next year! We are…