Dr. Leone Clark, Director of Advanced Academic Programs


Britta Carter, STEM Specialist

Krystal Trevino, STEM Specialist

The Advanced STEM Academy
Our Mission
The purpose of the STEM Academy is to increase student achievement by engaging students in innovative science, technology, engineering and math instruction. 
Our Vision
The STEM Academy will provide a continuous pathway of education through opportunities that create STEM-literate graduates ready to accept the challenges of advanced education beyond high school to meet the needs of future workforce. 
STEM Academy Goals

Students in the STEM Academy will:

  • Learn with their peers, in a school-within-a-school model.
  • Know how to gather information independently.
  • Gain a connection between school and career.
  • Conduct research and present findings.
  • Use Scientific Inquiry and Engineering Design Processes to guide their approach to problem solving.
  • Apply mathematical language and skills in authentic situations and tasks.
  • Communicate effectively in writing.
  • Self-assess and reflect on learning.
  • Participate in a variety of projects and competitions.
  • Develop a set of learning habits that will foster life-long learning.
  • Engage in community service.

There are limited spaces available in some grade levels for the 21-22 STEM Academy. Please complete the following application for your child to be considered for an opening.


STEM 6-8

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