The Huntington school district is accepting applications for enrollment at the Jack Abrams STEM Magnet School for next year.
Two sixth-grade sections will be added next year to the school, which opened this school year with 150 students in grades 3-5.
The school emphasizes science, technology, engineering and math, along with traditional elementary school subjects.
Students enrolled in the school will retain their spotsin next year’s grade four, five and six classes. Students on the 2013/14 waiting list will be given priority for open seats in grades four, five and six, but must reapply for the 2014/15 school year by the Feb. 15 deadline.
A letter to parents about the application procedures and a copy of the actual application for 2014/15 can be viewed or downloaded by clicking on the following link: http://www.hufsd.edu/schools/jack_abrams/ja_files.html. A scanned copy of the completed application should be submitted via e-mail to HUFSDStemMagnet@hufsd.edu or mailed to: Huntington UFSD, P.O. Box 1500, Huntington, NY 11743 Attn: STEM application.
“We are pleased add a grade level to the school and offer the program to a new group of students,” Superintendent James W. Polansky said. The district will enroll two new sections of third graders in the school for next year.