Partner Schools

The Science in Motion program at Elizabethtown College serves schools in Berks, Cumberland, Northern York, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon and Perry counties.

New SIM Service Area

2015-2016 School Year Numbers

Demonstrated and/or Expected Outcomes: Science in Motion

Science in Motion provides teachers and students in public school districts with access to and training on research quality equipment, used for hands-on, inquiry-based lab exercises in the subject areas of biology, biotechnology, biochemistry, and environmental education. During the 2015-2016 academic year, the demonstrated outcomes in regard to usage and training within the SIM program included:

  • Provided 377 pieces of laboratory equipment which were utilized by 116 teachers and 2434 students for 39 weeks;
  • Students had 3992 Educational Contacts using this equipment (number of students multiplied by number of different laboratory experiments completed) and 67 Teacher Educational Contacts;
  • Access to the equipment allowed classes to add 50 laboratory experiments to their courses;
  • Equipment was utilized by 108 different sections of students and in 22 different Advanced Placement classes.

Names of Districts and Schools

  • Cocalico School District: Cocalico High School
  • Columbia Borough School District: Columbia Borough Junior/Senior High School
  • Cornwall-Lebanon School District: Cedar Crest High School
  • Dauphin County Technical School
  • Eastern Lancaster County School District: Garden Spot High School
  • Ephrata Area School District: Ephrata High School, Ephrata Middle School
  • Halifax Area School District: Halifax Middle School, Halifax High School
  • Harrisburg School District: Marshall Math-Science Academy, Rowland Academy, SciTech High School
  • Hempfield School District: Hempfield High School
  • School District of Lancaster: J.P McCaskey High School, Lincoln Middle School
  • Manheim Township School District: Manheim Township High School, Manheim Township Middle School
  • Muhlenberg School District: Muhlenberg Middle School
  • Palmyra Area School District: Palmyra Area High School
  • Solanco School District: Solanco High School
  • Warwick School District: Warwick Middle School, Warwick High School
  • West Perry School District: West Perry High School
  • West Shore School District: Cross Roads Middle School

County of Districts and Schools

Berks County

  • Muhlenberg School District: Muhlenberg Middle School

Cumberland/Northern York County

  • West Shore School District: Cross Roads Middle School

Dauphin County

  • Dauphin County Technical School
  • Halifax Area School District: Halifax Middle School, Halifax High School
  • Harrisburg School District: Marshall Math-Science Academy, Rowland Academy, SciTech High School

Lancaster County

  • Cocalico School District: Cocalico High School
  • Columbia Borough School District: Columbia Borough Junior/Senior High School
  • Eastern Lancaster County School District: Garden Spot High School
  • Ephrata Area School District: Ephrata High School, Ephrata Middle School
  • Hempfield School District: Hempfield High School
  • School District of Lancaster: J.P McCaskey High School, Lincoln Middle School,
  • Manheim Township School District: Manheim Township High School, Manheim Township Middle School
  • Solanco School District: Solanco High School
  • Warwick School District: Warwick Middle School, Warwick High School

Lebanon County

  • Cornwall-Lebanon School District: Cedar Crest High School
  • Palmyra Area School District: Palmyra Area Middle School

Perry County

  • West Perry School District: West Perry High School

If you are interested in becoming a SIM partner school, contact Wendy Martin at (717) 361-1305 or martinw@etown.edu.