Welborn Academy of Science and Technology 

1710 McGuinn Drive |  High Point, NC 27265 | Phone: 336-819-2880

http://welborn.gcsnc.com/pages/Welborn_Academy

The mission of Welborn Academy of Science and Technology is to promote academic achievement in a caring environment consistent with the middle school philosophy by encouraging responsible decision-making, cultural understanding, and respect for self and others while exposing students and teachers to cutting edge technology in an inquiry based science curriculum. Welborn serves students from its attendance zone and enrolls 100 new magnet students each year by lottery. Students will benefit from the integration of science, technology and mathematics throughout the curriculum.

 

Academic disciplines at school

Science courses focus on: • Sixth Grade Science: Earth Science • Seventh Grade Science: Life & Physical Science • Eighth Grade Science: Environmental Science

 

Clubs and sponsored teams (ex. Robotics, Quiz Bowl, Chess Club, etc.)

Robotics Club, Science Club, Divas of Distinction

Arts disciplines at school

Orchestra ;Band;Chorus;

 

CTE disciplines at school

Students are exposed to technology themes throughout each grade level, primarily through CTE courses, with an emphasis on: • Sixth Grade CTE Courses: Exploring Career Decisions • Seventh Grade CTE Courses: Technology, Design and Innovation • Eighth Grade CTE Courses: Exploring Business Technologies and Technological Systems

Welborn Middle partners with UNCG biology, chemistry and geography graduate students in land use management.

 

Athletics at school (sports available)

Boys and Girls Soccer;Boys and Girls Basketball;Baseball;Softball;Football;Boys Volleyball;Girls Volleyball;Girls Golf;Boys Golf;Wrestling;Boys Track & Field (outdoor);Girls Track & Field (outdoor);Cheerleading;

 

Community service at school (noteworthy programs)

Welborn Academy of Science and Technology offers a variety of afterschool clubs aimed at blending content and character development.