AIKEN, S.C. (WJBF) – Aiken County Middle Schools opened their doors for an open house this evening.
The districts eleven middle schools were open, we stopped by New Ellenton STEAM Magnet School.
Tonight’s open house was for students who are going into middle school as well as for their parents.
It gave them a chance to ask questions, get information and get a better understanding about the middle, stem and steam magnet schools.
“STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math,” says Principal Shunte Dugar. “It’s a different way of learning. It brings in real world application and and engineering elements.”
Aiken County middles school students have an opportunity to earn high school credits.
The middle and the magnet schools are accepting new students.