School District Of The City Of York
STEAM Academy accepting applications for 2019-20 school year
The Edgar Fahs Smith STEAM Academy, a district school that emphasizes a project-based learning approach to education, is accepting applications for the 2019-20 school year.
Any student who lives in York City is eligible to apply. The STEAM Academy will serve grades 3 through 10 during the 2019-20 school year.
Students must submit an application to be considered for enrollment. A completed application for each grade level includes a student questionnaire, a parent/guardian questionnaire and a teacher recommendation. Students entering grades 5-10 must also submit an essay and secure a second teacher recommendation.
The deadline for completed applications is Monday, May 13. Applications may be submitted to the main office at the student’s home school or at the STEAM Academy, 701 Texas Ave.
Each application will be reviewed by a committee at the STEAM Academy, and acceptance letters will be sent by Friday, June 3. Students who are placed on the waiting list will be acknowledged via mail by June 7.
For more information, contact the STEAM Academy at (717) 849-1240. Applications are available in PDF format below and in the main offices of each school.