The Interdistrict Magnet Schools at the Fairchild Wheeler Campus
840 Old Town Road
Bridgeport, CT 06606
Our Mission: To create a culture for passionate investigators to develop solutions for the global community.
Information Technology and Software Engineering High School
Students who select this theme will be engaged in the application of a systematic, disciplined, quantifiable approach to the design, development, operation and maintenance of software and hardware for careers in such fields as mechanical & electrical engineering, robotics, science modeling, gaming, animation, simulation and digitized theater arts to name a few.
Principal: Beth Furnari
Phone: (203) 275-3373
Biotechnology Research and Zoological Sciences High School
Courses such as genetics, ecophysiology and human anatomy and physiology prepare students for careers in all areas of life science such as medicine, healthcare, chemical engineering and pharmaceuticals, environmental studies and veterinary medicine. Research projects in partnership with Beardsley Zoo and local universities will be a focus. Curriculum is designed to heighten an awareness of the environment and to stimulate a passion to develop solutions for environmental preservation.
Principal: Michael Watson, Ed.D
Phone: (203) 275-3413
Aerospace / Hydrospace Engineering and Physical Sciences High School
In this STEM-based program, students will learn the practical application of science and math to solve problems. Learning to use software, interacting with regional industry and collaborating with state and local universities, students will research, design and develop creative solutions for exploration and discovery.
Principal: Jay Lipp
Phone: (203) 275-3374