STEM Academies

  • Richmond Public Schools’ Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Academies 

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    Richmond Public Schools is excited to launch two STEM Academies in Fall 2020 that will be located Thomas Henderson Middle School and Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School!  The STEM Academies are designed to provide a comprehensive curriculum, emphasizing the sciences, mathematics, engineering, and technology focus areas. The STEM Academies are an integral part of nurturing a passion for learning in our schools as highlighted in the Dreams4RPS Strategic Plan.


    Thomas Henderson Middle School

    All rising 6th grade students zoned for Henderson Middle School will be admitted into the program.  Open Enrollment for the STEM Academy at Henderson Middle School is available to all interested rising 6th grade out of zone students. 


    Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School 

    Rising 6th grade students zoned for Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School are eligible to participate in the STEM Academy through the Open Enrollment process. One hundred students will be selected for the inaugural year. 


    For more information please contact for the following individuals:

    Thomas Henderson Middle School: Mr. Antoine London at or Dr. Cynthia Robinson

    Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School: Ms. Inett Dabney at or Dr. Chantea Wright at