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Our Mission is to inspire and prepare all students to realize their potential and enhance our global community.

SMITH STEM SCHOOL

64 St. James St.
West Hartford, CT 06119
Phone: 860-236-3315
Fax: 860-236-3342

Teresa Giolito, Principal 

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Engineering


The Engineering is Elementary® (EiE) program at Smith STEM School is a curriculum that integrates engineering and technology concepts and skills with elementary science topics. 
We began implementing engineering in all grade levels at our school for the 2012-2013 school year, our first year as STEM school.
                           
      
Engineering Design Process


Kindergarten: Building Walls (Material Engineering)
Grade 1:  Designing Hand Pollinators (Agricultural Engineering)
Grade 2:  Improving a Play Dough Process (Chemical Engineering)
Grade 2:  Designing Windmills (Mechanical Engineering)
Grade 3:  Designing Submersibles (Ocean Engineering)
Grade 3:  Making Words Easier - Simple Machines (Industrial Engineering)
Grade 4:  Designing Water Filters (Environmental Engineering)
Grade 4:  Cleaning an Oil Spill (Environmental Engineering)
Grade 5:  Designing Maglev Systems (Transportation Engineering)

Upcoming Events

  • December 2018
    • MonDec17 Cocoa and Caroling 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    • TueDec18 Last Day for Stop Motion Animation and Puttin' on a Show STEAM PM
    • ThuDec20 Last Day for Kids on Stage and Robotics and Engineering STEAM PM
  • January 2019
    • ThuJan17 PTO meeting/Library 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    • ThuJan31 STEM/Take Apart/Lego Night (Snow Date 2/7) 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
  • February 2019
    • ThuFeb28 Family Literacy Night 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

West Hartford Public Schools

50 South Main St, West Hartford, CT  06107

T: 860-561-6600

F: 860-561-6910

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