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Photo by Corriveau Photography LLC; Courtesy of Kent Career Technical Center

ABOVE: A Kent Career Tech Center avionics student works on an assignment in a Cessna 150.
OPPOSITE PAGE: Seminole's Aviation STEM program is closely connected with many businesses and repair stations at the Orlando
Sanford International Airport.

in the shop and tours of aviation businesses and repair
stations at the Orlando Sanford International Airport.
"Word is getting out that we want more females in the
field."
Many of the participants have already matriculated
from the Sanford Middle School STEM aeronautics
program, which starts in the sixth grade. The three-year
program focuses on aviation history from ancient myth
to the space program in eighth grade. Each year builds
on the students' knowledge of aerodynamics and puts
this knowledge to work using PC flight simulators,
flying everything from GA singles to airliners. In
planning their flights, they learn about aviation weather
and aeromedical considerations.
Seminole County's high school aviation STEM
is a four-year program that begins with the private
pilot ground school. It prepares students for the FAA
knowledge test, but its purpose is to efficiently introduce
students to the national airspace system from its

operational requirements to communication, navigation
and air traffic control. It does the same for aircraft,
how their systems work together, and the importance of
decision-making, according to Johnson.
There are six periods of aviation with 25 seats per
class, Johnson added. He didn't fill every seat in the
inaugural year, but it was close, and only 10 females
enrolled. "Next year we're hiring another instructor
to teach the avionics program," and Johnson will start
the maintenance programs. Sophomores will learn
general maintenance tools and processes. In their junior
year, students will learn about airframes, followed by
powerplants in their senior year. Avionics will follow a
similar steppingstone curriculum.
The program has no tuition or fees, and for those
who want to continue their educations, Johnson directs
them toward a growing list of scholarships, grants and
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