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Town of Surfside September 9, 2013. Marine Academy of Science and Technology: A magnet high school founded on the successful MAST Academy Concept in cooperation with Florida International University.

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Town of Surfside

September 9, 2013

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Marine Academy of Science and Technology:

    • A magnet high school founded on the successful MAST Academy Concept in cooperation with Florida International University.
  • Students and faculty work in conjunction with FIU, their faculty and facilities to create a unique high school experience.
  • Housed at FIU, Biscayne Bay Campus
  • 89 Freshmen, currently enrolled
  • Marine Biology and Environmental Science Focus

Program

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Rigorous Honors and Advanced Placement Courses

  • Dynamic face-to-face and blended instruction
  • Online courses through Florida Virtual School (FVS)
  • Community based projects
  • Opportunities for in-house college tours, internships and field trips.

Program

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Small school setting

  • College ambiance
  • Dual-enrollment courses @FIU
  • Advanced Academics in a flexible learning environment
  • Career and real world preparation
  • Technology rich learning opportunities.

Partnership with FIU

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Currently accommodated in FIU classrooms

  • Site for future permanent building tentatively identified on FIU campus
  • School would serve approximately 1,100 students
  • Students would share some FIU facilities
  • Portable classrooms would serve as transition space during construction
  • Estimated project budget approximately $22M
  • Design/construction timeline: 24 to 30 months

Facilities

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School-age children residing in Town of Surfside

  • Approximate number of students, grades 6 through 12, currently attending Miami-Dade County public schools: 311

Demographics

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