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Havre De Grace High School Helps Improve Education in Maryland

Student success is something we always try to support and encourage here at NMSI, so we are thrilled to announce the amazing results of our Comprehensive AP Program at Havre De Grace High School in Havre de Grace, Maryland! The program sponsor at this school was the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA), who has awarded nearly $20 million total in grant funds to NMSI for its AP programs supporting military families. However, the program itself was made successful by the school’s phenomenal teachers, whose passion for learning has ...

Aberdeen High School Awarded National Math and Science Initiative “School of the Year”

NMSI and The Boeing Company team up to provide comprehensive program to boost student achievement in math, science and English classes Aberdeen selected out of 465 participating schools nationwide for award ABERDEEN – The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) announced today that Aberdeen High School (AHS) of Aberdeen, Md., has been selected as the “School of the Year” for its outstanding gains in student achievement. NMSI and Boeing, the local program sponsor, presented the award to Aberdeen students and faculty at a special celebration today featuring leadership from the ...

Boeing & NMSI: Giving Education a Boost

Original story can be found here on Boeing’s website, boeing.com. Earlier this year, we were proud to announce that the number of students at Fairborn High School who earned passing scores on their math, science, and English AP exams increased by an incredible 91% for the 2012-2013 school year. This near-double increase in the number of passing students is made possible by a generous grant from The Boeing Company, and the fruits of this school’s labors can be seen in the video below. Hear the story from current students, AP ...

Memorial High School Teachers Are Ready for AP

Over the last few months, we’ve had the pleasure to report the wonderful results of NMSI schools enrolled in the comprehensive AP program – and while it’s exciting to hear that more and more students are becoming college- and career-ready, we find it equally exciting whenever our program makes its way into new schools and districts. Oklahoma’s Tulsa Public School District is one of those new districts, where the program has been adopted by Memorial High School, and the teachers there are ecstatic about AP. We spoke to two ...

NMSI, Boeing and Fairborn City Schools Announce AP Results at Fairborn High School

NMSI, Boeing and Fairborn City Schools Announce AP Results at Fairborn High School Fairborn, OH – Fairborn High School and the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) announced yesterday the annual results of an innovative program, that is increasing dramatically the number of Fairborn High School students taking and passing rigorous Advanced Placement (AP) math, science and English exams. During the 2012-2013 academic school year, the number of students at Fairborn High School that earned passing grades on AP math, science and English Exams increased by 91 percent, nearly doubling ...

AP Success Sweeps Across Indiana Schools

We’ve already seen amazing AP results in states such as Texas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas, and now we’re thrilled to announce the results for our Indiana schools! We partnered with Indiana’s AP-TIP IN program, and we couldn’t be more proud of all of the students and teachers who earned these achievements. Congratulations to all of you for your dedication and hard work. Now, on to the results! ...

Arkansas Schools See Amazing AP Success

We’d like to take a moment and say congratulations to all of our Arkansas schools for the incredible success they’ve had with their AP scores! Despite the fact that America is in the middle of a national STEM crisis, the 39 Arkansas high schools that have implemented NMSI’s Comprehensive AP Program, in partnership with the Arkansas AIMS, have absolutely excelled in rigorous, college-level coursework, and we are proud to announce the fruits of their labors. ...

Students in National Math and Science Initiative Program Outperform Peers on Advanced Placement Exams for Fifth Consecutive Year

Program closing achievement gap in rigorous math, science and English courses DALLAS – Students enrolled in high schools that partner with the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) earned significantly higher scores on Advanced Placement* (AP) exams compared to the national average for the fifth consecutive year, new College Board data reveals. NMSI’s comprehensive program has a dramatic improvement on AP scores within the first year of implementation. The average first year increase in the number of passing AP math, science and English scores at NMSI schools is 72 percent – ...

AMAZING Success for Dallas ISD!

It is not often that we celebrate academic achievement in this country - and it usually comes in second to sports in Texas. But today in the Dallas Morning News, the O'Donnell Foundation recognizes the amazing work that NMSI's Comprehensive AP Program has accomplished for students.  More importantly, they list out the teachers that have believed that all students can succeed and pushed them to take more rigorous courses and succeed. The results clearly show that NMSI is closing the achievement gap in DISD especially as it relates to ...

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