Please contact Brenda Gardner at:, if you have any questions about this page. 

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posted Apr 5, 2018, 6:52 AM by Brenda Gardner

The following link contains information about Summer Programs at Hurricane Island, which is located in Penobscot Bay near Rockland. They do offer financial aid for the programs.

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posted Oct 20, 2017, 11:29 AM by Brenda Gardner

Honors Diploma Senior Capstone Requirements 2018

Coding Workshop

posted Sep 21, 2017, 6:16 AM by Brenda Gardner

A Day of Programming 
Portland, Maine October 21, 2017

 If you are a woman, and you are curious about learning to code, then we have good news for you! We are holding a one-day workshop for beginners! The workshop is free of charge, and women of all ages (14+) are encouraged to apply. Participants will learn about programming, web development, Python, and Django, and can make meaningful connections with friends and mentors who build software for a living.
 Note that we use an inclusive definition of “woman”, and we welcome everyone, including, but not limited to, trans women and non-binary people.
 It will take place on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at CashStar in Portland for FREE!! 

Schedule of Events: 
Friday, October 20, 2017 - Install Night • 6:00 PM - Intro • 6:30 PM - Installation Starts • 8:30 PM - Done for the Night 
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Workshop • 8:30 AM - Breakfast and Introductions • 9:00 AM - Workshop Starts • 10:30 AM - Morning Break • 12:30 PM - Lunch • 3:00 PM - Afternoon Break • 5:30 PM - Wrap-up 

9/13/17 Remind App

posted Sep 13, 2017, 9:22 AM by Brenda Gardner

Please sign up to get Remind messages with important information about upcoming seminars, dates and times, changes to schedules, and any other important information. Use the following link for STEM Leaders reminders: 

If you are also enrolled in Honors Diploma, use the following link to sign up for those reminders:


posted Mar 3, 2017, 9:13 AM by Brenda Gardner   [ updated Sep 13, 2017, 9:04 AM ]


posted Mar 1, 2017, 7:24 AM by Brenda Gardner   [ updated Sep 13, 2017, 9:05 AM ]

Consider Engineering Program

posted Feb 16, 2017, 5:56 AM by Brenda Gardner

If any Juniors are interested in applying for the University of Maine's Consider Engineering program, you can apply online. The website is  Click on the Consider Engineering tab on the left hand side. There you will find information about this program, as well as directions to apply. Please see Mrs. Gardner if you need any help with this. 

Summer Internships

posted Dec 1, 2016, 5:42 AM by Brenda Gardner

If you are a junior in STEM Leaders and you missed the internship meeting, please see me so we can talk about your plans to complete your internship requirement. I have several options for internship experiences that we can discuss. 

Yale Young Scholars Program

posted Dec 1, 2016, 5:37 AM by Brenda Gardner

12/1/16: The link below contains information about the Yale Young Global Scholars 2017 summer program. This program is for current high school sophomores and juniors. Applications for this program are due on January 31, 2017.

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