Facilities

Milwood Magnet School has state-of-the-art facilities that accelerate and enhance students' education. Our facilities include: a Digital Media Lab, Multimedia Room, Band Room, Video Lab, Computer Labs, The Lancer Library, Fitness Room, Science Lab, and Classrooms.

Digital Media Lab

The digital media lab's iMacs help Milwood Magnet School students strive to be artists with their own photographic creations.

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Multimedia Room

Milwood Magnet School's multimedia room offers students the chance to manipulate sound and compose music on our MacBooks. Our students' musical knowledge grows as they learn about different musicians and musical styles.

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Band Room

Milwood Magnet School encourages students to develop their instrumental talents in our band room. Milwood Magnet School band creates musicians who perform at different functions throughout the school year.

*Students may provide their own instruments or rent them through the district.

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Video Lab

Milwood Magnet School's Video Lab has iMacs, digital video cameras, and a screening television that allow students to create:

  • Videos incorporating music.
  • Animated films.
  • Short, biotechnology-focused films.
  • Daily morning announcements.
  • Weekly all-school video lectures.

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Computer Labs

Milwood Magnet School has four computer labs where students learn to:

  • Use different software applications, like Microsoft Office Suite and Photo Story.
  • Research on the Internet.
  • Use email.
  • Navigate the Kalamazoo Public Schools network.
  • Type efficiently.
  • Develop ezine creations.
  • Utilize technology and library resources.
  • Create, research, write, and complete projects.

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The Lancer Library

We have renovated Milwood Magnet School's Lancer Library, a technology-based research and information center. Lancer Library:

  • Has an open policy that encourages thorough and independent study.
  • Is an extension of the classroom.
  • Has 11 laptop computers and eight workstations.
  • Adjoins a 30-workstation computer lab.
  • Offers popular paper books, audio CDs, and preloaded digital Playaways.

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Fitness Room

Students have the opportunity to develop strength and overall health in the Milwood Magnet School fitness room. We offer an excellent workout area, including six Wii Fit stations to encourage exercise as a life choice.

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Science Lab

Milwood Magnet School students test their hypotheses and theories in our fully stocked science lab.

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Classrooms

We designed Milwood Magnet School classrooms with student success in mind. Our classrooms feature:

  • Computers.
  • Projectors that allow access to the school channel.
  • Document cameras.
  • Digital cameras.
  • Interwrite Pads.
  • Microphones.
  • CD, DVD, and VHS players.
  • Classroom sound systems.
  • Mobile laptops.

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