STEM Fest: Saturday, May 20 (click the image below)
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The John Jay Science &Engineering Academy is excited to host K-8th grade student for a day of FREE fun, hands-on activities in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math on Saturday, May 20 from 9:30am - 1:00pm at John Jay High School. This event has been planned and executed by the SEA student body as a way to inspire youth in the San Antonio community, to explore and develop a passion for STEM. The day will feature the Texas A&M Chemistry Road Show, Physics Extravaganza from Trinity University, the Doseum, San Antonio Zoo, UT Health San Antonio, Robotics, MIT Scratch, Hour of Code and more than 40 hands-on STEM activities!
We encourage all families to join us at this exciting, insipring, FREE STEM event! The link to register is HERE.
The Jay SEA UIL Math team competed at Port Aransas High School on January 20-21 and represented our school very well! Awards won by our students include: Number Sense - 1st place Jorge Martinez, 3rd place Thomas Petterson, 4th place Rachel Walsdorf and 1st place team. Calculator - 1st place Valeria Munoz Gonzales, 3rd place Jorge Martinez, 6th place Luis Irigoyen, 1st place team. Mathematics - 2nd place Valeria Munoz Gonzales, 2nd place team. Science - 1st place Rachel Walsdorf; Top Biology and Top Chemistry student.
All SEA families are invited to attend the SEA Parent Group meeting on Monday, February 6 from 6:30-7:30pm in the library. Topics to be discussed include: class scheduling, AP & Dual Credit courses and summer opportunities & internships.
It’s time to start thinking of courses for the 2017-2018 school year! Are you interested in taking Dual Credit courses? Dual Credit courses give you the opportunity to earn high school and college credit simultaneously. Dual Credit courses are offered in Math, English, Science and Spanish. These courses are taught by our SEA/John Jay teachers on our campus. For more information, contact Erika Peña, Dual Credit Liaison, at 397-2775. You can also join us at our Dual Credit Parent Night scheduled for Tuesday, January 24th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at John Jay HS in the LGI room.
SEA Senior Adriana Zamora was recently featured in Northside Speaks, a series by Northside TV. Watch the YouTube video to learn more about the classes, programs and opportunities available at the SEA.