BPS101 offers a unique learning opportunity for third- through eighth-grade students at the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School.
The STEM School is part of the Aurora University campus and specializes in science, technology, engineering, and math. It serves third- through eighth-grade students from the Indian Prairie 204, East Aurora 131, West Aurora 129, and Batavia 101 school districts.
This opportunity is for students with an interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. It is not solely for gifted students—any student with a passion for these subjects is encouraged to apply. Enrollment is limited to 50 students from each of the four participating school districts.
Student Selection Process for the John C Dunham STEM Partnership School Suggested Timeline as of 11/06/19
February 27: Parent Informational Meeting for 3rd grade
Location: John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School
Time: 6-6:45 pm: STEM Presentation/District
7-7:30 pm: Building Open House
February 28: Parent information and online forms uploaded to website
March 6: Deadline for parents to submit online form to the district
March 23: Lotteries held in all districts
April 6: Parents notified if child is selected OR if their child is on the waitlist
April: Every Tuesday in April at 10:00 a.m.- Parents can tour STEM Partnership School
May 5th: Deadline to Commit