• WELCH
    MIDDLE SCHOOL
    MAGNET ACADEMY
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    SPORTS MEDICINE AND FINE ARTS
     
    Welch Magnet Academy provides an opportunity for boys and girls in grades six through eight to develop their abilities in dance, gymnastics, and lifetime sports while maintaining academic excellence.  The Academy promotes self-discipline and leadership skills that will enable students to perform at various levels.  The combination of academic excellence and physical development has been the hallmark of Welch’s Magnet Program.
     
    ALL MAGNET STUDENTS ARE ELIGIBLE
    FOR THE END OF YEAR TRIP TO
    CAMP OLYMPIA
     
    TO QUALIFY:  Students should have an overall "78" or higher academic average, good conduct and attendance, passing standardized test scores, and parental approval.  An audition will be required.
    TO APPLY:  A Magnet application should be submitted online OR by paper application.  The following documents must be submitted:  final report card from previous year, 1st 6 weeks of current year report card, and STAAR/STANFORD test scores from previous year.
     
    Our Magnet team is comprised of decades of experience in performance arts, gymnastics, and recreational sports like tennis, rock climbing, and skiing.  Our students enjoy fun activities as well as a rigorous classroom experience, with opportunities for perfecting their chosen arts.
     
    WELCH MAGNET ACADEMY'S THREE PART CURRICULUM
    1. Fine Arts - Ms. Bassett (Art), Ms. Stiegler (Band), Ms. Sadler (Magnet Coordinator & Dance Instructor)
    2. Physical Development - Mr. "Coach" Mathis (Lifetime Sports), Ms. "Coach" Martinez (Gymnastics)
    3. Sports Medicine - Ms. Mateen (Health Enrichment)