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

2017-2018 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 2017-2018 academic year, the demonstrated outcomes in regard to usage and training within the SIM program included:

  • Provided 206 pieces of laboratory equipment which were utilized by 49 teachers and 2570 students for 58 weeks;
  • Students had 3936 Educational Contacts using this equipment (number of students multiplied by number of different laboratory experiments completed);
  • Access to the equipment allowed classes to add 43 laboratory experiments to their courses;
  • Equipment was utilized by 119 different sections of students and in 31 different Advanced Placement classes.

Names of Districts and Schools

  • Cornwall-Lebanon School District: Cedar Crest Middle/ High School
  • Donegal School Disrict: Donegal Junior High School
  • Harrisburg School District:  SciTech Campus
  • Hempfield School District: Hempfield High School
  • School District of Lancaster: J.P McCaskey High School, Lincoln Middle School, Wheatland Middle School
  • Manheim Township School District: Manheim Township High School, Manheim Township Middle School
  • Muhlenberg School District: Muhlenberg Middle School
  • Northern Lebanon School District: Northern Lebanon Middle School
  • Penn Manor School District: Penn Manor High School
  • Solanco School District: Solanco High School

County of Districts and Schools

Berks County

  • Muhlenberg School District: Muhlenberg Middle School

Dauphin County

  • Harrisburg School District: Sci-Tech Campus

Lancaster County

  • Cornwall Lebanon School District: Cedar Crest Middle/ High School
  • Donegal School District: Donegal High School
  • Hempfield School District: Hempfield High School
  • School District of Lancaster: J.P McCaskey High School, Lincoln Middle School, Wheatland Middle School
  • Manheim Township School District: Manheim Township High School, Manheim Township Middle School
  • Penn Manor School District: Penn Manor High School
  • Solanco School District: Solanco High School

Lebanon County

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

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