Magnet Benefits at Douglas

    • Engaging instructional strategies that enhance learning for ALL students.
    • Better attendance for students and teachers as well as fewer disciplinary problems.
    • Development of a creative school culture that benefits all groups of students regardless of cognitive development, ethnicity or socioeconomic status.
    • Stronger organizational capacity and shared leadership across the school.
    • Richer parent/guardian involvement and community engagement.
    • Enriched arts-based academic learning environment with multiple ways for students to demonstrate understanding.
    • Growth in achievement measures at a level equal to or greater than other schools across the state without sacrificing a balanced curriculum that includes all disciplines.