STEM at STMA

STMA offers a wide range of STEM core classes and electives available to students over four years of study.

Mathematics and Engineering Offerings:
Algebra I
Geometry
Algebra II
Precalculus
Calculus
Statistics
Discrete Math
Linear Algebra
Cryptography
Intro to Engineering
Numbers, Symmetry and Patterns
SAT Math Prep
Fundamentals of College Math
Mathematics in Sports 

Science Offerings:
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
Advanced Topics in Science
Bioethics
Entomology
The Human Machine
Biochemistry
Light and Optics
Agriculture 

Business and Economic Offerings:
Politics and Economics
Marketing
Personal Finance
European Finance
Introduction to the Stock Market

Extracurricular Offerings:
Future Farmers of America
Science Olympiad
Robotics Club
Math Club

STEM Related Courses were 40% of Core Courses and 30% of Electives in 2016-17 
STEM Related Courses are 40% of Core Courses and 43% of Electives in 2017-18


Recent STEM College Placement

More than 50% of recent graduates are studying STEM in college

Baylor
Accounting

Case Western
Case School of Engineering

Catholic University
Busch School of Business & Economics

Cornell
Biology

Davidson
Biology

Franklin & Marshall
School of Neuroscience

Lehigh University
P.R. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science

North Carolina State University
College of Engineering
Pre-Medicine
Poole College of Management

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
School of Nursing
Engineering

University of Pennsylvania
Graduate Chemistry Program

Vanderbilt
Neuroscience


STEM at STMA

STMA students show significant improvement in math relative to their cohort nationally. This translates to higher tier college admissions and greater financial awards than would be expected given their pre-STMA trajectory

Recent Student Performance (100% of students testing) 

Class of 2016
Incoming 9th Grade Math ISEE National Percentile: 52
Outgoing Math SAT National Percentile: 81  
(+ 29)

Class of 2017
Incoming 9th Grade Math ISEE National Percentile: 50
Outgoing Math SAT National Percentile: 79  
(+29)

Class of 2018
Incoming 9th Grade Math ISEE National Percentile: 50
Current Math SAT National Percentile: 83  
(as of July 2017)
(+33)

Class of 2019
Incoming 9th Grade Math ISEE National Percentile: 44
Current Math PSAT/NMSQT/PSAT10 National Percentile: 69
(as of July 2017)
(+25)