This school has received multiple awards every year for how effective its program is. Simply go to the school's official website and see the news of the latest awards it has received. Everything from best school based on SAT scores to Gold Medal in working with students at risk. Students are also earning millions in scholarships every year as evidence of the effectiveness of the teachers.
The courses are rigorous and taught at an advanced level. This can be difficult for some students, however the school has regular tutoring (even on weekends, and breaks if necessary) for students who need the extra help. By having advanced classes but all the scaffolding infrastructure and student support available to students it helps develop sense of persistence and determination.
All the teachers at SST strive to make deep and meaningful connections with students in an attempt to bridge gaps and provide a personalized education designed to give each student a better education and better future. Thank you to all the good people working to help our children succeed on the highest levels.
SST was ranked top 5th School in 2009, top 3rd School in 2012, top 7th School in 2014 and top 3rd school in 2015 of the Greater San Antonio Area by Children at Risk program (www.childrenatrisk.org).
U.S. News & World Report has announced that SST received a Bronze National Rank among all high schools in the U.S. for 2012 school year, Silver National Rank among all high schools in the U.S. for 2013, Gold National Rank among all high schools in the U.S. for 2014 and again Silver National Rank among all high schools in the U.S. for 2015 (www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools).
SST was ranked top 65th high school in the state of Texas in 2013, 59th high school in the state in 2014 and 67th high school in the state in 2015 ranked by Washington Post Challenging High School List (apps.washingtonpost.com/local/highschoolchallenge/schools/2015/list/texas-schools).
Also Newsweek ranked SST High # 261 as America’s Best High School in 2013 (www.newsweek.com/topic/high-schools).
SST San Antonio was ranked top Best 6th high school in San Antonio area in 2013 by San Antonio Business Journal and ranked # 1 out of top 10 Best High Schools in San Antonio for SAT Averages by San Antonio Express News.
SST was ranked 10th best public high school in the San Antonio metro area in 2015 and 9th best public high school in 2016 by Niche Rankings. And just recently Niche has announced the Best 2016 Public Schools in San Antonio Metro area and SST High School was ranked the Best Charter High Schools in San Antonio.
it's terrible all they care about is their image they don't care about our education were a broke school they don't have money at all for students most teachers are terrible and I don't believe this school is good at all