APPLICATION for 2014-2015 School Year & OPEN HOUSE
Dear Prospective Parents, SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY-ALAMO IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR KINDERGARTEN THROUGH 8TH GRADES IN 2014-2015 ACADEMIC YEAR. AS A PUBLIC OPEN-ENROLLMENT CHARTER SCHOOL SYSTEM, WE WELCOME ALL STUDENTS WHO MEET STATE AGE AND HEALTH REQUIREMENTS IN 2014-2015 ACADEMIC YEAR. School of Science and Technology-Alamo is a high performing K-8, tuition free, college prep, public charter school that focuses on Math, Science, ELA, and Computer Technologies. The application deadline is March 15th, the late applications will be in the waiting list, we will hold a lottery, and inform parents in April.
If you want to know more about our schools and educational programs, you may attend one of our open house sessions. Presentations will cover information regarding SST Schools. - Thursday, February 6th @ 6pm - Saturday, February 22rd @ 1pm - Tuesday, March 4th @ 6pm
Science Olympiad Winners
Our Science Olympiad Team went to Texas A&M University Corpus Christi for Regional Science Olympiad Competition on Saturday, March 1st. These are the events and students who got awards: Boomilever- 1st place- Keeban and Gvon Experimental Design- 3rd place- Citlali and Brandon Pictures this- 2nd place- Kayla, Liam and Triniti Egg Drop- 3rd place- Derek and Ignacio
Dear Parents/Students, We will have Saturday Tutorials on following days: February 15th, 22nd, March 1st, 22nd, 29th, April 5th, and 12th. Parents please note that the April 12 will be the last Saturday tutoring for 3rd, 4th, 6th, & 7th grades. All 5th and 8th grade students will continue to have all Saturdays due to the Student Success Initiative mandated by TEA.
Making new friends and making memories with old friends are important parts of the school year. Help your student keep the fun and memories alive for years to come with a yearbook, a time capsule of the events and people that made this year unique.
Be sure your student has this special keepsake to help him or her remember the memories, fun, and friends of this school year, order your copy today. Pre-order in the front office for $25 or online for $26 Order online, enter your pay code 72668 and click next. Order online through: April 03, 2014. Yearbook sales end on April 18th. The yearbooks will be here in the middle of May. Don't miss out!
5th Math Contest Results
We have 165 students participated from San Antonio Metropolitan Area Schools. Everybody enjoyed math contest, especially the countdown round.
You can check your child’s math contest result from our school database under Test Center tab. You may login to our school database by entering student's first and last name in the username field on the right. The password will be the student's birth date. For example, the user name and password for John Smith, born on February, 19rd, 2001, would be;
Username: John Smith Password: 02/19/2001
You may change the password after you login.
If you want your child to attend our school, you need to make separate application. You can apply online or fill out the application form in the mail, then mail or fax it. SST Intensive Mathcounts/PSAT Preparation Course (worth of $500) to top 30 students will be on March 22nd, 29th, and April 5th.
Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact us @ (210) 657-6400 or email@example.com
Thanks for your interest in Math Contest.
Digital Storytelling Contest (DISTCO) 2014
The DISTCO 2014 is an online contest where students and teachers in K-12 are invited to submit their original digital stories between December 2, 2013 and March 25, 2014. Please check our website at http://www.distco.org for complete timeline and updated rules. The DISTCO project has various benefits for students. It is a challenging competition in which students can showcase their skills in multimedia, technology, research, writing and creativity.
Box Tops for Education has helped America's schools earn over $400 million since 1996. You can earn cash for your child's school by clipping Box Tops coupons from hundreds of participating products. Box Tops also offers easy ways to earn even more cash for your school online.
We are collecting BOX TOPS labels to help raise funds for our school extracurricular activities. We would like to ask all parents and students to save and turn in these box tops to the school front office. We will be submitting these box tops later to earn some credit for our school. For additional ways to help the school earn box tops point, please visit www.boxtops4education.com or go to www.cashforyoureducation.com
SST-Alamo is getting ready for our 2014 Spring Box top Collection Contest to build a GYM. Students will be competing against other homerooms to see who can get the most Box Tops turned in each month through the end of February 2014.
Box Tops can be clipped from General Mills and other participating brands. Please clip around the dotted line surrounding the Box top logo. Tops will be turned into homeroom teachers and prizes will be earned as follows: The top winning class at the end of each month will win:
November 2013 = Popcorn Party December 2013 = Hot Chocolate with Marshmellows January 2014 = Smores February 2014 = Snow Cone Party
The top 3 classes from all 4 months combined: 1st place = Movie Night 2nd place = Pizza Party 3rd place = Ice Cream Float Party
Good Luck!!! May the best Box Top collection classroom win!!!!
AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS for 2nd Semester
SST –ALAMO offers After School Clubs for all students. This program offers a variety of opportunities to children to explore new areas of interest. The list of these activities is attached. Please choose your clubs from the club list and list them. Please pay attention to the club grade level. Students are to be picked up during the second dismissal by 4:30PM. Please be prompt to avoid late fees. If the number of students enrolled is below 5, the club will be canceled. Clubs might be updated each month. The clubs will start with the first day school, please apply by Friday, January 10th. NO LATE SUBMISSIONS ARE ACCEPTED.
Note: All funds go towards supplies, extracurricular expenses, and GYM.