The Academies at Montgomery Blair

 

MONTGOMERY BLAIR HIGH SCHOOL

51 University Boulevard East

Silver Spring, MD 20901-2451



Welcome to the Academies at

Montgomery Blair High School!

(301) 649-2880            @mbhsacademies



Welcome to Semester 2!

Now’s the time to start registering for next year’s classes.  Be sure to visit your academy’s page to find a link to available, recommended classes.

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STEM Opportunity for a summer internship at the NIH

Blair High School qualifies for a new program this year at the National Institute of Health.  This is a 5 week summer internship at the NIH that pays $2100.  If you are interested please visit the link and see Mr. Haigh if you have any further questions.

Deadline for applications is 3/1/15

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Smithsonian Institute Summer Internship (YES Program)

The YES program is a wonderful opportunity for paid internships at the Natural History Museum, National Zoological Park, Smithsonian Gardens, and The Air and Space Museum.  Blair students have had great experiences with this program!

Application Deadline is January 30th

Please visit the link and see Mr. Haigh if you have any questions.

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Two New Summer 2015 Opportunities!!!

1. NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research for High School Students

The application for summer 2015 will become available in mid-November.  The deadline is March 1st 2015 and early submission does get preferential selection.  Apply today!   

Blair High School qualifies students for NIH’s new summer program HI-STEP.  Please read the information from the link about the program. 

Deadline is March 1st; see Mr. Haigh with any questions.


2. NASA Summer Internships

The application for summer 2015 is available.  The deadline is March 1st 2015 and early submission does get preferential selection. Apply today!


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Sherwood Student Film Festival Seeking Submissions!

Do you make videos for class?  With your friends for fun?  Consider submitting your work to The Sherwood Film Festival.  Submissions will be accepted from 1/2/15 through 3/20/15 in the categories of Narrative, Music Video, Documentary, and Animation.  Prizes include scholarship money, gift cards, film equipment, and more! 


The festival will be on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 7:30PM at Sherwood High School.

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EVEN MORE NEW OPPORTUNITIES posted for the five academies -

BE SURE TO CHECK THEM OUT!!!


Take advantage of the opportunities and resources available

and make this the year you work to reach your full potential!


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The Academies at Montgomery Blair High School are committed to providing a nurturing environment in which students are:

· challenged to achieve the highest level of academic rigor,

· supported in their pursuit of academic and career goals,

· provided access to career pathways that meet their interests/needs and,

· equipped with the skills to be successful beyond high school.

 

K. Moose, K. Murley, L. Blaha, S. Jacobs Ivey, J. Haigh, M. Horne