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A JK THROUGH 12 INDEPENDENT SCHOOL IN CHARLOTTE, NC

1941

Purdy Center for Science and Mathematics

Research at the Forefront

Passionate students are conducting real time, real world research in a college type setting.

Purdy Center for Science and Mathematics

“Our new building is nicer than the college labs and classrooms where I've taught! This building gives us the space to stimulate students' curiosity and the flexibility to use it whenever they are ready."

Dr. Brittany Lott, Upper School Chemistry Teacher

The Purdy Center for Science and Mathematics fosters cross-disciplinary collaboration, empowers hands-on, meaningful research by students and teachers, and helps us to attract and retain the very best faculty in these highly competitive fields.
 
Highlights include:
  • Expands math and science classroom space
  • Incorporates advanced technology to support high-level instruction and research
  • Integrates green architectural design that makes the building itself a living laboratory and model of engineering design thinking
  • Includes eight dedicated lab spaces for biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering inquiry and design
  • Offers ample gathering spaces and study lounges to promote collaborative learning and problem-solving