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What is STEM 

STEM is the educational focus on the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics subjects. There is a huge variety of exciting career paths open to people with STEM based skills.

Why STEM is important

Engineering plays a vital role in the UK’s economic and societal wellbeing, providing quality employment on a large scale and some of the key solutions to major global challenges. In the face of technological advancements and a changing political and economic landscape, developing the pipeline to address the skills needs of the engineering sector remains a key challenge.

STEM Careers

Young people with STEM qualifications are in high demand in the job market and have good long term career prospects. People with STEM skills can make a big contribution to many of the big challenges facing society today.

STEM News
 

Arkwright Engineering Scholarships 

Arkwright Engineering Scholarships 2018

This year there were 1348 applications to be an Arkwright Scholar. Only a very small number of these year 11 students were shortlisted to be interviewed for a Scholarship during March and April this year. We are delighted that 2 of our 5 Park High students have got through this rigorous and challenging process and have been called for interview:

  • Mihir Bhudia
  • Aakash Kerai

Arkwright Engineering Scholarships 2017

This year there were 1594 applications to be an Arkwright Scholar. Only a very small number of these year 11 students were shortlisted to be interviewed for a Scholarship during March and April this year. We are delighted that 3 of our 9 Park High students have got through this rigorous and challenging process and have been called for interview:

  • Drewan Garara
  • Vaishnavi Ashutosh
  • Rees Patel

STEM Trips & Events 

October
09.10.17 All Years Biology Week @ Park High
10.10.17 Years 11-13 Careers Fair @Park High 
November
06.11.17 Year 12 & 13 Senior Maths Challenge @ Merchant Taylors
18.11.17 Year 8  Creative Quater  @ V & A Museum
20.11.17 All Years Chemistry Week  @ Park High 
December
07.12.17 Year 12 & 13 Chemistry in Action  @ Park High
January
22.01.18 Year 7 Visit from e-Qualitas @ Park High
23.01.18 Year 7 Visit from Chinese Delegation for Race for the Line @ Park High
31.01.18 Year 10 Medical Careers Trip  
February
08.02.18 Year 7 Race to the Line @ Park High
26.02.18 Year 9  North London EEP Robotics @ RAF Hendon
March
05.03.18 Year 8 Speed Networking Event @ Park High
12.03.18 All Years British Science Week @ Park High
14.03.18 Year 8 STEM Festival @ Middlesex University
27.03.18 Year 9 Smart Build STEM Workshop  @ Park High
27.03.18 Year 7 & 8 World of Maths @ Park High
April
23.04.18 All Years National Biodiversity Week @ Park High
26.04.18 Year 9 STEM Fair @ Thorpe Park
May
02.05.18 Year 7 Race for the Line @ RAF Northolt
16.05.18 Year 9 RAF Inspire 100 Women STEM @ RAF Northolt
June
15.06.18 Year 8  IET Faraday Challenge @ Park High
25.06.18 All Years Numeracy Week @ Park High

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Address Park High School, Thistlecroft Gardens, Stanmore, Middlesex HA7 1PL

Headteacher Mr Emlyn Lumley

Phone 0208 952 2803

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