This application will be available from January 29th - February 23rd. Only on-line applications will be accepted. Rising 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students, along with their parents, who are selected in this application round will be notified by February 28th and invited to participate in a second interview.
This year we will select up to 54 rising 6th grade students and an additional 10 for the wait-list. Rising 7th and 8th grade students should use this application as well and will be ranked for a wait-list that will be used as spaces become available.
A student must be eligible to attend Tucker Middle School in order to apply for the STEM program. Additionally, a student needs to have qualifying math scores based on their 2018 Winter MAP test scores. See tables below for eligibility:
Rising 6th Grade Eligibility: MAP Scores Mathematics 223+
Rising 7th Grade Eligibility: MAP Scores Mathematics 228+
Rising 8th Grade Eligibility: MAP Scores Mathematics 234+
We look forward to hearing from you! For additional information on the TMS STEM program please visit the S.T.E.M. section of the school website at http://www.tuckerms.dekalb.k12.ga.us/STEM1.aspx
Questions? Email our STEM Coordinator Eric Knapp at: firstname.lastname@example.org