Smith STEM Academy

About STEM in Alief ISD

Alief ISD “provides a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education where students learn to apply academic content by creatively solving real-world problems with innovative, design-based thinking, to prepare students for future career opportunities."

- Adapted from TEA STEM

About STEM at Smith Elementary School

Features of Smith's STEM Academy: 

  • Advanced STEM Curriculum

  • Blended Learning Approach

Eligibility: Current Smith 4th grade students are automatically accepted into the academy.

Not enrolled in Alief ISD but interested in the STEM Academy? Apply today!

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Bukky Oku
Instructional Science and Technology Specialist & smith STEM Academy Coordinator
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