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Hours 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Celal Keskin
District School Of Science And Technology
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Photography
3
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
3
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Russian
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Turkish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Foreign languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Technology
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Internships
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
Early childhood program offered No

Support

11
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Extra learning resources Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Summer college prep programs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Community college courses
College presentations or information sessions
College prep programs/courses during the year
Vocational or skills-based training Computer programming
Engineering
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 57% 52%
White 22% 29%
Black 13% 13%
Asian or Pacific Islander 5% 4%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 2% 17%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 54% 60%
Female 42% 49%
Male 58% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Gymnastics
4
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
21
Clubs
including: Game club
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Gymnastics
Cross country
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Gymnastics
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs (misc.) MathCounts
  Science Olympiad
  FRC, FTC, FLL Robotics
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Game club
Homework help / Study buddy club
JROTC
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools School of Science and Technology-Alamo
  Alamo Heights J High School
  Northwood Elementary School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Robotics / Technology specialist
Special education coordinator
Tutor

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Https://www.ssttx.org/database/applyonline.asp
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 03/15/2015
# of applications received 600
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 100
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
Students by group TX Education Agency, 2013-2014