The full name is George T. Baker Aviation Technical College, but don’t let the “college” part fool you. More than a third of the students are high school kids, studying to become aviation maintenance technicians.
It’s a Miami-Dade County Public Schools magnet school, attracting students from all parts of the county. They spend half their day at their home schools taking regular courses, and the other half at Baker.
If it has anything at all to do with aircraft, the Baker students are practicing on it, learning how to fix it, taking it apart and putting it back together again, all the latest technology included.
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