SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR
6TH THROUGH 12TH GRADES IN 2015-2016 ACADEMIC YEAR. AS A PUBLIC OPEN-ENROLLMENT
CHARTER SCHOOL SYSTEM, WE WELCOME ALL STUDENTS WHO MEET STATE AGE AND HEALTH REQUIREMENTS IN 2015-2016 ACADEMIC YEAR.
Dear SST Friends and Families, This year, the School of Science and Technology will participate in the Big Give SA for the first time ever! The Big Give SA is one day (May 6) of online giving for San Antonio area non-profit organizations. This means that you will be able to make a donation to SST and your donations may trigger additional cash prizes from various sponsoring organizations. Money raised during this event will be put into the SST Activity Fund in order to be used for activities such as field trips, educational materials for SST students. Every donation helps and every donation helps us to receive additional prize money. Please post the link below in any social media that you use in order to get the word out that SST is participating in the Big Give SA and needs the support of the community.
Help us fund our mission of a better education and thus a better future for every SST student on May 6 with the Big Give SA. Your donations will go directly to funding fun, rewarding, and educational activities for SST students. The link below will take you directly to the SST page on the Big Give SA website. Big Give SA Website
You may click on the link above or simply to https://www.thebiggivesa.org/#home and type “School of Science and Technology San Antonio” into the search box on the right side of the screen. Make a Pledge
Thank you in advance for your support of our students during this one day giving event, and thank you for giving the gift of a better future.
SST LEADERSHIP STEM CAMP 2015
Dear Parents and Students, SST-Schools arrange Leadership STEM Camps annually for the 6th-11th grades eligible students. This year we’ll be holding our camp in May 19th- 24th, 2015. Fee : $300
The permission slips and payments will be accepted at the front office. Since we’ll have limited space for each campus, it’s going to be “first-come-first-serve basis”! Event cost includes all three meals, transportation and accommodation fees. Meals during travelling are not included!
Application Deadline: Friday, April 24th, 2015
Application Requirements: 1- GPA 3.0 or higher 2- 3 Reference Letter from 3 STEM Teachers 3- No excessive DPS Points and no discipline issues 4- Deposit $100 (non-refundable) 5- Application Form
Dear Parents, SST is a high-performing, college prep, open enrollment state public charter school approved, and accredited by the Texas Education Agency (TEA). Known for its successful integration of science and math programs into a well-rounded curriculum and diverse student body, SST is a school of choice for any (6 - 12) student residing in the San Antonio Metropolitan area. SST prepares each student for higher education through delivering a student-centered rigorous educational program with a strong emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM Education) in a small, safe, caring, and collaborative learning environment.
Here is the school profile giving more information about our school. Here is the school brochure.
Dear Parents and Students, Please see academic calendar for 2015-16 school year. The first day of school is Wednesday, August 19th, 2015. 2015-16 Calendar
3rd QUARTER AWARD CEREMONY
Dear Parents, We will have 3rd Quarter Award Ceremony on Thursday, April 23rd. Students will get awards in these categories Excellent Character, All A's and B's Honor Roll, Perfect Attendance, and others.
6th-9th grades will be during 2nd period and 10th-12th grades will be during 3rd period.
All Parents are cordially invited!
2015 SUMMER PROGRAMS FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Attention High School Students & Parents,
Participating in a summer program is a great way to spend your summer. Not only do you experience life on a college campus, you get to explore new fields, earn college credits and make new friendships that last a lifetime.
But if you’re planning on a summer program, you need to act now! Application deadlines come early in the year.
The School of Science and Technology is organizing the COLLEGE & CAREER FAIR DAY 2015 which is our annual event that brings college representatives, company agents and federal agency partners from various segments of the industry to our campus to meet with SST students, parents and graduates and provide information about their institutions and agencies.
On behalf of the SST we are delighted to invite higher institutions and local organizations to participate in the Annual SST College & Career Fair 2015!
Our College & Career Fair will be a collaboration of 4 SST campuses open to all students in grades 6 through 12 and we are expecting to have more than 1000 attendees.
There will be no charge for attendees or representatives to participate in the fair and it is open to the public.
School of Science and Technology Annual College and Career Fair will be held on Thursday, April 9th, 2015 in the school gymnasium between 1:00 PM and 4:00 PM. (1450 NE LOOP 410, San Antonio, TX 78209).
This Wednesday, April 15th we will be administering an official SAT School Test Day for junior students. All students who got registered to take the test must be at school no later than 7:15 AM and report to assigned testing rooms.
Testing students must be at school no later than 7:15 AM and bring SAT Admission Ticket, two no. 2 pencils and a soft eraser, student ID, an acceptable calculator (Graphing calculators, Scientific calculators, Four-function calculators (not recommended) with them. Also make sure to get enough sleep the night before the exam and got a good breakfast.
SST College & Career Counseling Department
SST COLLEGE WEEK 2015
EMPLOYEES OF THE MONTH - MARCH
We would like to announce our TEACHERS OF THE MONTH FOR MARCH.
Our employees of the month are: our English Teacher Mr. Justin Garcia and our Social Studies Teacher Ms. Kaitlyn Martinez! Congratulations and thanks for being awesome teachers!
STUDENTS OF THE MONTH - MARCH
Each school month, SST holds the STAR STUDENTS OF THE MONTH award. The purpose of this award program is to acknowledge positive contributions of SST students at school. These good contributions range from assisting teachers and peers in classroom activities to displaying characteristics as a role model in and out of the classroom. We would like to announce the students of the month for March: Our Middle School Star Students are: from 6th grade Omar H. and Vanessa C., from 7th grade- Jonah A. and Brittany V., from 8th grade-Tyler R. and Viridiana R.. Our High School Star Students are: from 9th grade-Jonathan A. and Syeda H., from 10th grade – Marcos S. and Kimberly S., from 11th grade- Angel B. and Natalie S., and from 12th grade- Kody N. and Mika G. Good job and congratulations stallions!!!
BEST SAT SCORE AMONG TOP SAN ANTONIO HIGH SCHOOLS
School of Science and Technology earned highest SAT score, which is composite of 1688, ranked #1 among all San Antonio Regional High Schools. Congratulations to all students, parents, and teachers!!
STAAR EOC Algebra 1, AP Exams Testing Window Opens
May 5, Tuesday
STAAR EOC Biology & STAAR EOC U.S.History
May 13, Wednesday
May 15, Friday
AP Exams Testing Window Ends
May 19, Tuesday
STEM Festival & Science Symposium
May 21, Thursday
8th Grade Graduation
May 22, Friday
School-wide Multicultural Day
May 25, Monday
Memorial Day (no classes)
School of Science & Technology - San Antonio
It is the policy of SST not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender,
or disability in its programs, services, or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964,
as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973,
as amended. For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, please contact Section 504/ADA Coordinator
at 210 543 1111 located at 5707 Bandera Road, San Antonio, TX 78238.