Active-duty military teaches kids in Porterville's STARBASE program

Porterville Military Academy incorporates a Department of Defense Youth Program that teaches fifth graders about STEM PORTERVILLE –  Porterville Mi...

August 23, 2022
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Porterville Military Academy incorporates a Department of Defense Youth Program that teaches fifth graders about STEM PORTERVILLE –  Porterville Military Academy kickstarts STARBASE, a new STEM-oriented educational Department of Defense Youth Program for fifth grade students scheduled to begin in the fall. On Aug. 18, Congressman Kevin McCarthy announced that the Porterville Military Academy (PMA) will launch the Department of Defense Youth Program, STARBASE. The STARBASE program offers fifth graders in Porterville 25 hours of hands-on experience in STEM and military-related education.

Lacey Patrick