JIA K-6 Blended Program
To provide students with optimal, hands-on learning opportunities to learn and grow while focusing on the principles of Science, Technology, Art, and Mathematics.
Weekly Blended Schedule
Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday (On Campus Days)
- 4 core courses (Math, Science, Social Studies, & ELA) at the JIA Campus
- STEM (JIA Campus)
- Focused Independent Time (FIT)
- Enrichment Opportunities
Tuesday & Friday (Off Campus Days)
- Math (Online)
- English (Online)
- Reading Challenges
- Teacher / Student Choice
Project Based Learning (PBL)
Students learn by actively engaging in real world and meaningful projects to formulate solutions.
Utilizing technology as a tool, students will learn to employ new technology to share and develop their ideas to reach their goals.
With focused independent time integrated into the weekly schedule, students have time to choose reading challenges utilizing apps and technology to personalize learning.
Design Thinking (Lab Time)
Students will develop self-efficacy, confidence, and emotional intellect to improve the design and rise above challenges.
Students gain confidence and skills to collaborate, which remain with them as lifelong learners to make a positive impact in our community.
From partnerships with professional mentors to field trips, real-world opportunities motivate students to engage in authentic learning experiences.
Beginning with the 2020 - 2021 school year, all JIA programs, including STEAM Tech, will follow the JPS district calendar.
Student Application Process
All JIA courses are available online via Blackboard. Transportation will be available to families who live in the JPS District.