Etowah GYSTC

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Welcome to Etowah GYSTC!

Welcome to Etowah Georgia Youth Science and Technology Center (GYSTC)!  We have been making science fun for K-8 students their K-8 teachers for more than 30 years in Northwest Georgia.

Etowah GYSTC opened in 1997, under the direction of the first regional coordinator, Ms. Jane Pape. The Etowah GYSTC (Georgia Youth Science & Technology Centers Inc.) is part of a network of nine regional centers and programs in addition to the GYSTC Headquarters. GYSTC, Inc. is a private, not for profit educational organization designed to increase interest in and enthusiasm for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) for students, teachers, and parents, in elementary and middle school.  Etowah GYSTC is located in Rome, Georgia at the Rome campus of Georgia Highlands College.  Among the many educational programs they offer elementary and middle school teachers and students, some favorites include environmental science, chemistry, laws of motion, Family Science Nights, and Family Math Nights.  The Center provides a variety of professional development programs and STEM kits for K-8 teachers and students.

Etowah GYSTC serves the following school systems:

Bartow County

Chattooga County

Floyd County

Polk County

Calhoun City

Rome City

Please reach out to us if you are interested in learning more about our services.

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ETOWAH GYSTC OFFERINGS

Kits & Equipment to Checkout

Borrow ready to go STEM Kits containing lessons & materials, STEM Equipment, & even books!

In-Class Field Trips

Invite a GYSTC coordinator to visit in person or virtually for an engaging science lesson with your students!

STEM Nights

We can help with your In-person or Virtual STEM Night by loaning STEM Activity Kits, or by hosting virtual sessions!

Professional Learning

Request Science Professional Learning sessions at your school or virtual sessions!

Didn't see what you were looking for?

Contact your Regional Coordinator at gystc@highlands.edu or 706-266-0590

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CONTACT

  • Etowah GYSTC
    Georgia Highlands College
    3175 Cedartown Hwy
    Rome, Georgia 30161

  • Dr. Robert Young

  • 706-266-0590

  • gystc@highlands.edu

Etowah Georgia Youth Science and Technology Center is one of 10 non-profit 501 (c) (3) Georgia Youth Science and Technology Centers (GYSTC) throughout the state.