Aviation Program 

 Magruder Aviation Logo 

  Twitter:     @MagruderAviati1 

Contacts:

     Michael Smith
     Cathy Marzen
     Alan Nelson

Magruder Aviation Apparel: Click Here 

Aviation News: 

Read our December Newsletter

Mission: 

To provide inspired students a rigorous educational program, with a focus on aviation careers, by preparing students for unlimited post secondary a opportunities, including college and the aviation industry.

 

Vision: 

 

To establish and maintain a culture of aviation and engineering excellence by providing students with opportunities to pursue their aspirations within the aerospace and aeronautical industry, and to enhance their skills and abilities in an effort to prepare them for the growing demand for pilots and other careers in the aviation industry.

 

       MCPS Aviation Application Information

       Aviation Program Brochure

       Curriculum Overview from AOPA 

Course Sequence:

  

     Content Area

     Prerequisite

     9th Grade

     10th Grade

     11th Grade

     12th Grade

     Aviation - Pilot

     It is beneficial to have IED

     Semester 1:

     Launching into Aviation


     Semester 2:

     Exploring Aviation and Aerospace


     Semester 1:

     Introduction to Flight


     Semester 2:

     Aircraft Systems and Performance



     Semester 1:

     Private Pilot Fundamentals I


     Semester 2:

     Private Pilot Fundamentals II



     Semester 1:

     Aviation Safety


     Semester 2:

     Internship/Capstone Project



     Aviation - UAS

     It is beneficial to have IED

     Semester 1:

     Launching into Aviation


     Semester 2:

     Exploring Aviation and Aerospace

     Semester 1:

     Introduction to Flight


     Semester 2:

     Aircraft Systems and Performance

     Semester 1:

     UAS Operations I


     Semester 2:

     UAS Operations II

     Semester 1:

     UAS Design and Application


     Semester 2:

     Internship/Capstone Project

Magruder Aviation in the News:

9th graders in Maryland offered aviation STEM curriculum Channel 7 News

Aviation Program Takes off at Rockville's Magruder High School Bethesda Magazine  

Maryland Pilot Program Teaches Students about Aviation Channel 4 News