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Vancouver School District’s magnet programs tempt middle, high school students with specialized studies, hands-on training

Original source: ClarkCountyToday.com, published Jan. 24, 2017

“Like many of the school district’s magnet schools and programs of choice, the welding/fabrication tech program is popular with students, especially with students who thrive in a hands-on, kinesthetic type of learning environment,” writes reporter Kelly Moyer.

“These kids are building valuable skills, they’re building self-confidence and they’re taking care of each other.” —Welding/Fabrication Technology teacher David Richards speaking to ClarkCountyToday.com

Read the full story at ClarkCountyToday.com.

The district’s magnet programs and programs of choice prepare students for life after high school. Applications are currently being accepted. Deadlines vary by program.