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Creative sciences for creative learners

Young Middle Magnet's Creative Science Centre in East Tampa's College Hill neighborhood empowers creative learners with our Project Lead the Way (PLTW) STEM curriculum. We focus on Engineering, Sustainability and "Global Planting"—engaging students in hands-on learning opportunities with an on-campus hydroponic farm and greenhouse, along with student-constructed rain gardens. Spark new interests with PLTW Electives like Green Architecture, Magic of Electrons and Automation and Robotics. Scholar Quest high school level courses included unique offerings like Video Game Design and American Sign Language. Our Sixth Grade Structure helps students feel at home in their new learning environment. Young also boasts state-of-the-art technology like touch-enabled whiteboards in every classroom, seven technology labs and the opportunity to work with 3D printers. Young has been named a Magnet Schools of America School of Distinction. Our focus on Creative Sciences builds creative learners with real-world problem-solving skills.


Sixth Grade Structure

Our sixth grade structure is designed to group students who are new to middle school together for their first year as they become comfortable with the dynamics of their new school.

Scholar Quest

Scholar Quest engages students in accelerated courses, featuring advanced academics and unique future-focused career learning opportunities. Courses often allow students to receive high school credits.


Sample several fascinating subjects as a 6th grade student before taking a deeper dive into the fields that interest and inspire you most in 7th and 8th grades.

School Information

1807 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33610
  • School Area: Area 4
  • Area Coach: Vacant
  • Phone: (813) 558-1100
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  • Area Superintendent: Owen Young
  • Phone: (813) 740-3710
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  • Website: Area 4

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