STEAM Academy

Local/Regional News
6:07 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

STEAM Academy May Have To Wait For Permanent Home

Credit photo provided

Plans to move the Fayette County Public Schools’ new STEAM Academy into its new permanent home may be put on hold.

Read more
Local/Regional News
5:27 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

Fayette County Students Start A New School Year

Fayette County Public School's STEAM Academy welcomed students for the first time Wednesday
Credit photo provided

LEXINGTON, Ky.-- It’s time to hit the books once again in Fayette County.  As Karyn Czar reports the second largest school district in the state is looking to the state's flagship university  to help them develop a new way of learning.

Many of us may remember straight even rows of desks and chairs when we went to school but the settings and structures for learning is changing.  Take the new STEAM Academy on sixth street.  Following the pledge of allegiance were greeted with a rendering of My Old Kentucky Home by the UK opera singers.

Read more
Local/Regional News
3:53 pm
Tue December 4, 2012

STEAM Academy Taking Applications For First Class

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Lexington’s STEAM Academy, slated to open in August 2013, is now accepting applications. The collaboration between Fayette County Public Schools and UK will provide personalized instruction, internships, and college credit opportunities for students.

Read more
Local/Regional News
4:13 pm
Thu October 18, 2012

Academy Gaining Steam Thanks To Gates Grant

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Fayette County’s STEAM Academy, which will focus on science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math, has received recognition as an innovative school model by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Read more