The student must be earning a B or better in Algebra I (Algebra 8 at the middle school) or Geometry.
Overall GPA must be 3.0 or higher.
Curiosity and interest in math, science, technology and/or engineering.
Our application process for 8th graders begins in February.
The application will be posted in late January. There is no entrance exam for acceptance into our STEM program.
Application Deadline: February 22, 2019, (3:00 PM)
All applications received after February 22, 2019 will be processed based on space availability.
The Academy is currently filled to capacity. All applications received after February 22, 2019 will be placed on a waiting list.
If you and your son/daughter would like to know more about our program, please plan to attend one of the information sessions offered at the following Walnut Valley Unified School District schools:
Chaparral Middle School -- January 30, 2019 - 7:00 pm
South Pointe Middle School -- February 4, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Parents and students should attend.
The application consists of two parts:
Part A - Print the application at the bottom of this page and complete.
Part B - Click here
to complete the second part of the application.
Both parts must be completed to be considered for this program.
Part A of the application should be accompanied with a copy of the student's first semester report card.
PROGRESS REPORTS OR PARENT PORTAL PRINTOUTS DO NOT REFLECT CUMULATIVE GPA AND WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
NOTE: Our application process is separate from IB and we require our own copy of the student's report card. A COPY OF YOUR 1ST SEMESTER REPORT CARD MUST ACCOMPANY EACH APPLICATION.