STEM Academy Mission

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    21st Century career-minded learning.

    The Academy offers students a rigorous, well-rounded education with outstanding instruction that integrates science, technology, engineering, and mathematics throughout the curriculum. The purpose is to increase student achievement while creating a new workforce of problem solvers, innovators, and inventors who are self-reliant and able to think logically.

     

    Mission Statement

    The Wildcat Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Academy mission is to provide students a rigorous curriculum focusing on STEM and 21st Century skills to prepare them for success in college, career, and life.

    For students focused on a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics career:

    • Advanced level coursework (Advanced Placement and Dual Credit Courses)
    • Hands-On Learning via Project-Based Learning
    • Earning college-level credit while in high school (minimum of 15 college hours)
    • Working with engineers and technical professionals and real-world job experiences
    • Experiencing College Readiness, STEM Career and Industry Events, and field trips
    • STEM based extracurriculuar activities
      • Robotics Club
      • Workforce in Training (WIT)
      • HOSA, Health Organizations Student Association
      • Society of Hispanic Petroleum Engineers, Jr. Chapter (SHPE)
      • Skills U.S.A.
  • Advisory Board

     

    Phil Edwards - Superintendent
    Anthony Smedley - Principal
    Trisha Terrell - Assistant Principal
    Angela Neal - Advanced Academics & STEM Coordinator
    Roy Gardner - Career & Technical Education Director
    Yvonne Goldman - High School Counselor
    Leslie Schmerber - Health Science Teacher
    Traylor Lenz - Ag Science Teacher
    Robert Saxton- Engineering Teacher
    Barbara Hicks - Math Teacher
    Dr. Marguerite SognierEducational Outreach Executive Director, SRT-STEM Center University of Texas Medical Branch
    Bryan Frazier - Brazoria County Parks, Director
    Bralade K. Emenanjo - Dow Chemical
    Beth Cassidy - Brazosport College
    Wildcat STEM Academy Student
    Wildcat STEM Academy Student

Admissions & Information

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    Recruitment Calendar / Recruitment Timeline for 2021-2022

    February 9, 2021 CTE Career Day Event for Rising 9th grade students

    February 16, 2021  Rising 9th grade student meeting during class

    TBD  Rising 9th grade parent meeting Angleton High School Auditorium 

    2021- 2022  Wildcat STEM Admissions Policy and Application | 2021- 2022 Wildcat STEM Academy Aplicación en español  

    February 19, 2021 Rising 9th grade STEM Academy Applications Due 

    Graduation Performance Acknowledgment

    To earn a performance acknowledgment with a STEM, Engineering, Health Science, Manufacturing, or Agricultural Science endorsement for your graduation plan

    • Create a digital portfolio of academic performance in high school
    • Participate in extracurricular and academic clubs and competitions
    • Complete an internship and/or AP Capstone Project (junior or senior year)
    • Earn a minimum of 15 college credit hours upon high school graduation

     

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Career Pathways & Programs of Study

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