Mare Island Technology Academy
About Mare Island Technology Academy
Mare Island Technology Academy was named by the CDE as a 2015-16 Model Schools to Watch-Taking Center Stage model school, a Best U.S. High Schools Bronze Award winner for 2015 & 2016 by U.S. News & World Report. a California State Gold Ribbon, Title I Achieving School, and CTE Exemplary Program winner for 2015 for both the Middle & High schools.
MIT Academy serves 900+ grade 6-12 students in an exciting, high-expectations, intervention-rich program. Featuring a high-functioning, collegial work environment where Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) lead instruction, MIT shatters urban stereotypes, with students performing significantly above statewide averages academically and completing all UC/CSU course requirements plus 5 years of technology and 9 college units for graduation. Many students earn professional certification in Microsoft Office, Adobe, or tutoring, and 95% of seniors apply to 4-year colleges.
A successful charter school for 17 years, MIT Academy is a dynamic leader in education, looking for bright, creative, and collaborative educators. MIT’s salary and benefits are among the highest in Solano County, and we honor experience by accepting all years of credentialed service for salary scale placement. MIT also qualifies for most federal student loans forgiveness or cancellation programs.
Our Mission — Success for All Students: The mission of MIT Academy middle and high schools is to challenge our diverse student body to master a rigorous curriculum in a safe, disciplined, and nurturing environment. MIT's graduates are self-motivated, technologically-skilled, responsible global citizens equipped to succeed in post secondary training/education.
Our Vision: MIT Academy is a school where students, parents, staff, and Board are mutually respected, active partners in achieving success for every young adult. With technology and creativity to enhance the learning process, students graduate with leadership skills and excellent preparation for continued education. Our high academic standards are made possible by a safe and disciplined environment that allows learning to be fun. The MIT Board, staff, and parents form a trusting and nurturing partnership characterized by honest, open communication and a respectful, enthusiastic, optimistic, and open-minded approach. MIT Academy is an effective and diverse organization that is an asset to the community.