Combined with a highly successful AVID program, Jardine’s focus on Career Explorations provides students with an opportunity to discover what options, vocationally and academically, await them after middle school and beyond.
With an ever-increasing amount of STEM-related career opportunities in our digital society, Jardine STEM and Career Explorations Academy lays the foundation for Wichita students to become competitive in the 21st Century marketplace.
Nestled along the bank of Gypsum Creek on the south side of Wichita, Jardine STEM and Career Explorations Academy has a rich history of fostering student success in a positive learning environment. Often referred to as USD 259’s “best kept secret”, Jardine’s relatively small and diverse student population nurtures a collegial atmosphere in which students thrive throughout all aspects of the learning community.
Data-Based Positive Perceptions
In a survey conducted amongst Jardine parents and students in the Fall of 2013, some of the highlights included:
- 98% of parents said the school does a good job of making students feel safe
- 100% of parents agreed that the staff does a good job of addressing concerns
- 89% of students indicated that they were proud to be a part of this school
- 99% of parents felt that they were treated with respect when visiting
- 90% of students felt that teachers cared about their performance in class and would help them if they fell behind.
Jardine STEM and Career Explorations Academy
3550 E. Ross Parkway
Wichita, KS 67210
For further information or to schedule a tour, call us at (316) 973-4300