Details overview

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

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
World languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Technology
Writing

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Photography
3
Music
including: Band
3
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
Engineering
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Russian
Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
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 information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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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
Female 42% 49%
Male 58% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 54% 60%
English Language Learners 2% 17%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Track
4
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
21
Clubs
including: Science club
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Gymnastics
Cross country
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Gymnastics
Soccer
Volleyball
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

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
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(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Https://www.ssttx.org/database/applyonline.asp
Application requirements Application
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