Frequently Asked Questions
What is STEM Education?
STEM is an acronym of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics education. We focus on these areas together not only because the skills and knowledge in each discipline are essential for students success, but also because these fields are deeply intertwined in the real world and in how students learn most effectively.
Who is our ideal students?
Our ideal student is motivated to learn, with an interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics who are willing to demonstrate perseverance when facing obstacles.
Who benefits from STEM?
STEM education helps to bridge the ethnic and gender gaps sometimes found in math and science fields. Initiatives have been established to increase the roles of women and minorities in STEM-related fields. STEM education breaks the traditional gender roles. In order to compete in a global economy, STEM education and careers must be a national priority
What does the application process look like?
After submitting the student application, go online to RiverRougeSchools.org and complete the pre-enrollment form (This step is only for new students coming from out of district) as well as the resident or non-resident enrollment packet. Once your application has been reviewed, you will receive a call regarding interview and Entry exam.