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Vision Statement

As a school of choice, the vision for Denton Magnet School of Technology is to

  • develop students from across the district  who are goal-oriented, problem-solving, and innovative.

  • help students become adaptable citizens who embrace diversity, act responsibly, and successfully contribute to our local community and society as a whole.

  • offer an inventive and rigorous approach to instruction that respects students’ diverse learning styles.

  • administer an advanced, accelerated curriculum that provides students with opportunities to develop higher-order thinking skills.

  • emphasize student-centered instruction through the use of digital tools and a highly rigorous STEM elective program.

Mission Statement

The mission of Denton Magnet School of Technology is to cultivate curiosity and prepare students to thrive as productive  citizens in an evolving, technology-driven, global society.

Purpose Statement

All children can and will become proficient learners who will graduate.

Program Elements

The program is a traditional academic concept including the following elements:

  • School of choice
  • Multi-cultural environment
  • Well-defined discipline policy
  • Strict dress code
  • Emphasis on core curriculum to include mathematics, language arts, science, social studies with additional emphasis on technology experiences
  • Emphasis on character and citizenship education
  • Promotion upon mastery of established grade level objectives
  • Homework
  • Teacher interdisciplinary teams
  • Limited activities and special programs that would remove a student from his or her normal class activities
  • Parent commitment to and involvement in the program
  • Written parent contact and statement of commitment
  • Expectation of mastery of basic skills
  • Expectation of rigorous academic instructions
  • Emphasis on offering a curriculum that provides students with opportunities to develop higher order thinking skills integrated with technology
  • Hands-on experiences in technology

School Motto

It’s a GREAT day to be an Admiral!

School Mascot

The Admirals 

School Colors

Navy and Gold