Academic Themes

Academic Themes in Metro Schools

While every school offers core academics, some schools focus on a particular theme or program for students who choose to pursue it. Because every student has different needs and interests, having themed schools offers options for families who want something beyond a traditional school experience:

  • 新皇冠体育盘口Math and Science, or Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

    • 新皇冠体育盘口Adding the arts to STEM gives us STEAM.

  • The Arts

  • Montessori

  • 新皇冠体育盘口International Baccalaureate

  • Cambridge

  • Advanced Placement

  • Paideia

  • Health or Environmental Sciences

  • Literature

  • 新皇冠体育盘口Entertainment

  • 新皇冠体育盘口Experiential Learning through a Museum Theme

新皇冠体育盘口To learn more about a specific theme or to learn what an individual school offers, visit the . They are searchable by keyword (such as STEAM or arts). 

新皇冠体育盘口You can also call or visit a school for more information about a particular program.

2017-2022 MSAP GRANT

Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) has been awarded a highly competitive federal Magnet Schools Assistance Program (MSAP) grant from the Department of Education for $15 million to be used over five years. The district is using the grant to transform five traditional elementary schools to whole-school magnet programs with science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) themes. Click here to learn more.