The Magnet Priority Lottery Application for the 2017-2018 school year will open on October 14, 2016 on the Northwest Suburban Integration School website. The priority deadline to apply is December 31, 2016. All students who live in the seven qualifying school districts need to apply through the NWSISD application site, even students who would normally attend Coon Rapids High School.
The Biomedical Sciences Program at Coon Rapids High School includes a sequence of Project Lead The Way courses that are hands-on and use a real-world problem solving approach. Students explore concepts of human medicine and are introduced to topics such as physiology, genetics, microbiology, and public health. The Biomedical Sciences Program focuses on four main career fields: Health and Biological Sciences, Biomedical Technology and Manufacturing, Health Administration and Partnering Careers, and Medical Sales.
Skills Students Need for Successful Participation in the Biomedical Sciences Program: