EARTHS, the Environmental Academy for Research Technology and Earth Sciences, a K-5 public magnet school in Conejo Valley Unified School District, will open its doors in Newbury Park on Aug. 27.
The 500 students transferring by choice from other schools within the district will take part in an interactive, multisensory, discovery-based education process.
Earth sciences and technology will be taught with handson learning in state-of-the-art indoor, outdoor and community based classrooms.
Read full article, including plans for service-learning projects here: http://www.toacorn.com/news/2009-08-20/Schools/Earth_science_magnet_school_to_open.html
The school's website is here: http://www.conejo.k12.ca.us/Default.aspx?alias=www.conejo.k12.ca.us/earths