Located on the San Marin High School campus, the Biotechnology and STEM programs are recruiting interested and qualified incoming ninth grade students for the 2019-20 school year. Biotechnology and STEM programs offer a challenging, comprehensive, college-prep high school experience highlighting science, technology, engineering, and math curriculum. Project-based learning and use of technology are key instructional strategies integrated into the curriculum. As small learning communities, Biotechnology and STEM Marin academies focus on developing strong relationships between staff, students, and parents. This makes it possible to offer personalized, hands-on, individual assistance and support to our students. When students apply to Biotechnology and STEM Marin academies, they are choosing to enroll in an alternative educational setting and committing to high personal and academic expectations.
While enrolled in Biotechnology and STEM Marin academies, upper division students will be expected to take college courses. This bridge to college assists our students in preparing for their post-high school experience. Upon successful completion of the San Marin Biotechnology and STEM Marin academies college preparatory courses, all students will have met or exceeded the basic entrance requirements for the University of California (UC) and California State University (CSU) systems.