Cooke S.T.E.M. Academy Blog

Fossils, 3D Shapes and More

Our second session of our 21st century program has been full of fun hands-on lessons. In science, our students have been learning about fossils and even created their own clay model replicas. In math,...

Welcome Principal McEwen

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Karen McEwen, our former AEA, has been promoted to principal of Cooke S.T.E.M. Academy.  Our former principal, Mr. Damon Sewell, has been promoted to principal at Central...

Product Design, Sewing & Dancing

Our second session of 21st CCLC brought back the student requested Product Design class and welcomed the addition of a new Sewing and Dance class.  Students enjoy the opportunity to participate in enrichment classes to enhance their after-school...

Culminating Event

Our 21st Century students were excited to celebrate their accomplishments from Session 1 during our Culminating Event for friends and family. Students had the opportunity to showcase their hard work from each of their...

Service Learning Project

Our 21st CCLC students led a school wide food drive as part of our first service learning project. The YAC officers visited every classroom encouraging students to donate. They were also responsible for collecting...

Hands-On Learning

Our Pre-K students, teachers, and parents had a full day of excitement at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum. They enjoyed touching, trying, exploring, and of course learning. It’s important to  provide students opportunities to...

YAC Swearing In Ceremony

Our 21st CCLC Youth Advisory Council elected officers were officially sworn in during a ceremony at the Coleman Young City Council Building. After hearing an inspirational speech from Stephen Grady, Chief of Staff, they...

Robotics Team

Our 2017-2018 robotics team consist of students from 3rd to 6th grades. It is an elective course that meets twice a week during the school day and is led by a local community volunteer,...

Our Busy Preschoolers

Our preschoolers are off to a busy year exploring many STEM concepts.  They work together like young engineers to build original constructions.  They explore math concepts forming shapes and creating patterns.  Some days they...