Magnet Program

 Center for the Advancement of  Science and  Engineering @ Lockhart Middle School – Approved October 25th, 2016! The ONE and ONLY STEM magnet at the middle school level

CASE Program Details


The Center for the Advancement of Science and Engineering magnet provides a rigorous integrated curriculum that focuses on science, technology, engineering, and math.  Students have a selection of science-based electives, combined with core curriculum that infuses STEM practices of inquiry-based thinking and project based learning.


Our Vision


The vision of CASE at Lockhart Middle School is to provide meaningful opportunities in a learning community that encourages collaborative decision making, teamwork and problem solving through the use of 21st century thinking skills and technology.


We Believe:

  • Hands-on course work and instruction of the fundamentals of science, math and technology that encourages and develops higher order thinking prepares our students for college and beyond. 
  • Reading, writing, and vocabulary development directly connected to STEM fields is critical for future success. 
  • Extended learning beyond the classroom is essential to explore and obtain real-life exposure and experience.

Course Offerings

  • Project Lead the Way
  • Science and  Technology
  • Design and Modeling
  • Medical Detectives
  • Energy and the Environment
  • Flight and Space
  • Magic of Electrons
  • Automation and Robotics
  • Green Architecture

Earn High School Credit

  • Honors Algebra
  • Honors Geometry
  • Spanish 1 and 2
  • Intro to Engineering
  • Honors 7th grade Earth Space Science
  • Honors 8th grade Physical Science

Important Dates