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2023-2024 STEM Academy Application & Lottery Process

General Information


  • The STEM Academy will exist in grades 6 - 12 for the 2023 - 2024 school year.
  • Existing STEM Academy students move up to the STEM Academy in the next grade level; there is no need to re-apply.
  • In grades 6 - 8, there are up to 60 seats per grade level in the middle school STEM Academy.
  • In high school, up to 125 students per grade level will make up the STEM Academy.
  • Information will be provided to current 5th-grade students and families in February and 8th-grade students and families in January of 2023 regarding the program and application process.


Application Information for the 2023 - 2024 School Year

Incoming 9th Grade:  Recruitment for current 8th graders who are interested in the 9th grade STEM/ P-TECH Academy at King High School, will begin in January 2023.  Current 8th-grade STEM students do NOT need to reapply for high school STEM.  Students will receive information about the STEM/ P-TECH Academy when middle school counselors/administration visit campuses for course selection and Advanced Academic Night. Applications will be made available on each middle school campus. Applications are due TBA.  Every student who applies will receive a letter in the mail stating whether the student was selected in the lottery or placed on the waiting list.  Letters will be mailed home.   

Paper Applications: Completed paper applications should be returned to the 8th-grade counselor. You may pick up a paper application from the following individuals:

C.E. King Middle School:  Ms. Marimar Andrade Sanchez (8th Grade Building)

M.R. Null Middle School: Ms. Laura Flores  (C-House Office)