New Leestown Middle School Program
(Lexington, KY) — Students at Leestown Middle School in Lexington are learning new skills. The program concerns language, science, technology, engineering, arts, and math known as STEM. Teacher Levi Evans saw a need to provide Latino students, whose first language is Spanish, with a dual-language curriculum. STEM spokesman Oscar Aguilar said it gives kids another opportunity after high school to enter college and consider an engineering career.