News Brief: Long Middle School and Centennial Academy Gain STEM Certification
Joining a list of schools in the South Atlanta cluster in Atlanta Public Schools, both Long Middle School and Centennial Academy have earned Cognia STEM certification as the school year came to a close last week. As a result of Long Middle School’s achievement, all schools in the South Atlanta cluster are entirely STEM certified.
The evaluation team from Cognia stated that the passion exhibited for STEM education by Long’s leadership, faculty, students, and partners was exemplary.
Centennial Academy is a K-8 charter school located near the campus of Georgia Tech. The Cognia evaluation team commended Centennial on having a STEM vision and a commitment to stakeholder support. They also commended them on “having STEM curriculum aligned to recognized standards/organized into interdisciplinary frameworks.”