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September 30th, 2007

Schools look to specialized future

Along with North County High School's program, the school board recently gave its blessing to another STEM program at South River High School to begin serving the southern part of the county in fall of 2009. The board also agreed to start a homeland security program at Meade High School, which would offer students a rigorous blend of courses like nanotechnology, bioterrorism and cryptography. Middle schools feeding into Meade would also gradually offer classes in languages - such as Chinese, considered key to national defense - to enhance the high school's new focus.


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