About

 

National Inventors Hall of Fame STEM High School Parent and Student Website

NIHF STEM High School was formed through an innovative partnership with

  • The University of Akron
  • Invent Now, City of Akron
  • Greater Akron Chamber
  • Akron Tomorrow

 

NIHF STEM High School prepares students for entry into STEM-related career fields. Learners work with industry partners in the field to gain real-world experiences. The majority of the first ninth-grade class came from the STEM middle school as eighth-graders who choose to continue their STEM learning experience at the STEM High School. Additional students are also admitted through the application process.

 NIHF STEM High School provides learning experiences to:

  • inspire creativity
  • foster inventive and critical thinking
  • cultivate leadership and problem-solving skills
  • promote wellness and citizenship through science, technology, engineering, and mathematics

History of NIHF STEM High School

NIHF STEM High School was created to continue NIHF STEM middle school experience into the high school years. NIHF STEM High School opened in the fall of 2012 in the old Central-Hower facility at 123 S. Forge St.