WHERE: Peoria High School Old Main Building, 11200 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria, AZ 85345
The Peoria Unified Medical, Engineering and Technology (MET) Professional Academy will host an Open House at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24, at Peoria High School inside the Old Main building, 11200 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria, AZ 85345.
The MET Professional Academy is an innovative, entrepreneurial approach to education. Students interested in medical, engineering or technology fields can attend the open house to see how MET models hands-on learning experiences where students working alongside real business professionals. Students can also learn about earning college credits is an educational program they want to pursue during their junior and senior years in high school.
Students and families should expect to learn about medical clinical work, engineering innovations, hands-on projects, college credits, business mentors, professional skills, 3D printing, virtual reality, technology solutions, prep for cadaver labs, social media and cyber-hacking.
Find out more about the Peoria Unified MET Professional Academy or complete the application, here: http://www.peoriaunified.org/met. For additional information, call 623-773-6701.
Peoria Unified, located in the Northwest Valley, serves more than 37,000 students in 34 elementary schools, seven high schools and one non-traditional high school. With ongoing open enrollment and alternative educational opportunities, the district boasts a 95 percent high school graduation rate. It is one of the largest unified school districts in Arizona and prides itself on excelling schools, award-winning teachers, high test scores, specialized signature programs and championship sports programs. For more information, visit the district’s website at www.peoriaunified.org.