STEM

Saint Paul American School offers a variety of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics opportunities in the forms of both classes and clubs. Classes allow students to earn 1 credit per semester towards the different tracks while clubs earn 1/2 credit. SPAS is partnered with several major STEM companies including the Microsoft Imagine Academy.

 

  • SPAS offers 4 STEM related AP courses that are offically registered with the College Board
  • SPAS is a proud program member of the Microsoft Imagine Academy allowing students to test for certification
  • SPAS is teaming up with partner schools around the globe to work on exciting STEM projects

STEM Courses offered at SPAS (worth 1 semister credit per semester)

STEM Clubs offered at SPAS (worth 1/2 semister credit per semester)

  • Algebra 1
  • Geometry
  • Algebra 2
  • Pre-Calculus
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Statistics
  • Physical Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • AP Biology
  • AP Physics 1
  • Informational Techology
  • Multimedia Journalism
  • Digital Art
  • Web Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Engineering Club
  • Science Club
  • Math Club
  • Robotics Club
  • Coding Club
  • Radio Club
  • Chess Club
  • Yearbook Club

Students can earn either a STEM track diploma or a STEM diploma

English 8 semester credits (including Speech)
Math 8 semester credits (including Algebra II and Pre-Calculus)
Social Studies 7 semester credits (including courses in Geography, Government, U.S. & World History, and Economics)
Science 6 semester credits (including Biology)
Physical Education 2 semester credits
Health 1 semester credit
Fine/Performing Arts 2 semester credits
Technology 2 semester credit
Engineering 2 semester credit
Foreign Language 6 semester credits (4 must be in the same language)
Elective 4 semester credits (Any credits in the previous categories that exceed the requirements count as elective credits)
English 8 semester credits (including Speech)
Math 8 semester credits (including Algebra II and an AP Math)
Social Studies 7 semester credits (including courses in Geography, Government, U.S. & World History, and Economics)
Science 8 semester credits (including Biology and an AP Science)
Physical Education 2 semester credits
Health 1 semester credit
Fine/Performing Arts 2 semester credits
Technology 3 semester credit
Engineering 3 semester credit
Foreign Language 6 semester credits (4 must be in the same language)
Elective 0 semester credits (All credits are assigned in specific areas)