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Hours 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
School leader Atila Akyurek
District School Of Science And Technology
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Turkish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Early childhood program offered No

Support

11
Facilities
including: Learning lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 55% 52%
White 23% 29%
Black 14% 13%
Two or more races 6% 2%
Asian or Pacific Islander 2% 4%
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 10% 17%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
2
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
12
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Basketball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Clubs Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Foreign language and culture club
Girl Scouts
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Lego Club
Clubs - language Turkish
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools Public School
  Private School
  Home School
Students typically continue on to these schools School of Science & Technology - Main

Awards

Academic award TX State Science Fair
Year received 2013
Academic award Alamo Regional Science Fair
Year received 2013

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Instructional aide / coach
Staff Assistant principal
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
Math specialist
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner First Lego League
Partner website Www.firstlegoleague.org
Partner Texas Stem Education
Partner website Www.edtx.org

Enrollment

Learn more Https://www.sstalamo.org/database/applyonline.asp
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 700
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 120
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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