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 academic 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

Curriculum Information from AOPA

Magruder Brochure 

 
Course Outline

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

 News Stories 

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 Maryland Pilot Program Teaches Students About Aviation  Channel 4 News

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

Aviation Program Takes Off at Rockville’s Magruder High Bethesda Magazine