Come Learn About our NAF Academies on September 27

To help ease the confusion and to celebrate being together for a new year, the NAF Academy team is going to host a NAF Night on September 27th from 5:00-7:30pm. Please save this date and time on your calendar. Our objective of the evening is to fill bellies with ice cream (and sorbet) sundaes, celebrate student…

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SciMaTech Clubs Representing at Club Fair

Officers of  the Computer Science Club, Engineering Club and the Biomed Club were all out in force at Club Fair last week in the Atrium.  From robots to fetal pigs to coding projects – our Tigers came up with innovative ways to raise awareness and increase participation in all that the SciMaTech Academy has to…

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College Admissions Rep Visits, September 27-30, 2022

Location: College and Career Center unless marked otherwise. Please check the sign in front of the College and Career Center for location updates.  Juniors and seniors are welcome. If you have a class at the time of the visit, you must bring a written pas s from your teacher.   Monday, September 26 No visits Tuesday,…

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College Admissions Rep Visits, Week of September 19-23, 2022 

Juniors and seniors are welcome. If you have a class, please ask your teacher for a pass so they can mark your attendance correctly.    Monday, September 19  9/19/22, 9:45am, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT   9/19/22, 10:30am, University of California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA   9/19/22, 11:15am, Bentley University, Waltham, MA   9/19/22, 12:00pm, Loyola Marymount University, Los…

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DIVE INTO all things cybersecurity at the Dreamport

We invite any and all students in 6th – 12th grade interested in learning about industrial control systems cybersecurity for a fun filled day of hands on exercises and activities on October 15th 2022 at DreamPort in Columbia Maryland! We will introduce students to the critical infrastructure concepts and cybersecurity basics. These combined skills will…

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Veterinary Medicine Careers Exploration: Virtual Workshop for High School Students

Saturday, March 4, 2023 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Eastern Time Join experts including: Dr. Emily MacArthur, HRA Staff Veterinarian Washington, DC  Interest are: wildlife medicine, exotic pet medicine, public communication, kittens, and crusty old dogs! Dr. Kelsey Gerbig, HRA Field Services Veterinarian Washington, DC  Interests are: in the One Health concept (the interconnectivity between…

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September National Leadership Institute 2022 Virtual Pipeline Academy  

  The Student National Medical Association (SNMA) is the oldest student-led organization dedicated to supporting current and future underrepresented minority medical students. As part of our National Leadership Institute, we are excited to announce the Virtual Pipeline Academy, a half-day conference designed to excite, engage, and inform underrepresented minority (Black, Hispanic/Latino, and Native American) high school students interested in…

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Engineering Field Trip to JB Andrews Airforce Base

On September 16th, students will visit two aircraft hangars filled with STEAM-M exhibits to spark the imagination, learn about a wide variety of STEAM-M careers, and enjoy a day at the Joint Base Andrews Airshow! Exhibitors feature NASA Goddard, the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center National Air and Space Museum, LEGO, the US Air Force, the…

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College Admissions Rep Visits, Week of September 6-9, 2022  

Location: College and Career Center Juniors and seniors are welcome. If you have a class, please ask your teacher for a pass so they can mark your attendance correctly. Tuesday 9/6  9:45am, United States Air Force Academy, CO 12:45pm, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH Wednesday 9/7  9:45am, Elon University, Elon, NC 10:30am, Columbia College, Chicago,…

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NAF Night-Come learn about Jackson-Reed NAF Academies

As many of you know, academies are an important part of Jackson-Reed’s academic culture.  We boast of 10 academies, but we know that some of different designations.  Eight of them are CTE pathways. Four are NAF Academies, three more are about to become NAF Academies, and two are specific to Jackson-Reed. So many acronyms! So…

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