Aviation Program 

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Magruder 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


Student Resources

 Aviation Expo Scholarship Application Packet 

Due on October 4th, 2019

 
 

Aviation Program in the News 

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

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