Science Discovery Education department provides opportunities for students to experience meaningful, hands -on science instruction inside and outside the walls of the classroom. The district provides the materials, personnel, and resources necessary to achieve this goal.
**For ALL SDE field trips, a bus is reserved and paid for by SDE.**
Our facilities include:
- the Hands On Science Center
- the Omni Room at Lady Bird Johnson Middle School
- The Robert Scott Pohl Planetarium
- the Elise Walker Outdoor Learning Center
Check out the Science Discovery Education's celebrations:
- 2017 designated a Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation
- 2018 grant of 50 milkweed plants through Monarch Watch
- 2020 Sadie Rae Graff Environmental Education Award through Keep Texas Beautiful
- 2021 Sponsor-a-Hive granted a native bee box through The Bee Conservancy, to support solitary native bees.
- 2022 Excellence in Environmental Education Award from Texas Association of Environmental Educators (TAEE)