The Design and Technology Academy (DATA) is a specialized magnet program at the middle school and high school levels, which provides a small learning community and rigorous curriculum to foster
intellectual and creative abilities. The middle school curriculum focuses on computer coding, programming, and information technology to build the foundation for the high school emphasis of Architecture, Computer Science, Visualization, and
What is a Magnet Program?
- Magnet programs at NEISD are dynamic and rewarding pathways to college, trade schools, or in-demand careers.
- We provide programs that give students a clear advantage after graduation.
- Through the Career Technical Education (CTE) department, NEISD is able to offer courses on our middle and high school campuses—giving students the chance to maintain friendships and mentorships at their home campus.
- Each year CTE courses are able to provide students the opportunity to earn industry-based certifications and credit at little to no cost.