By Katie Wedell Springfield News-Sun SPRINGFIELD — Four school districts in Clark County have joined forces in hopes of landing a state grant that could make the long-planned renovation of South High School a reality. The proposed project would create a hub of career exploration and training that would benefit students and employers county-wide, according […]
Global Impact STEM Academy is an early-college high school focused on STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) curriculum and has specialized its core gateways to lead our students from the time they begin high school until they enter college or into specialized professional industries that affect our day-to-day lives. These include:
While at the academy, currently located at Clark State Community College, students will encounter interdisciplinary, problem-based learning. Gone are the days that separate math, social studies and language arts. We blend every course together into real-world experiences and assignments that push students beyond the classroom and into a meaningful career path.
We are currently enrolling 9th and 10th graders for the 2014-2015 school year. To learn more about what a day at Global Impact STEM Academy will be like, click here.
110 participants from 9 school districts within Clark County competed in the county science fair at Clark State Community College on February 8, 2014. The following Global Impact students received an Excellent Rating: Wesley Sizemore and Barry Leonhard. Rebecca Helt and Greg Howard received a Superior Rating and will compete in the West District Science […]
Only 24 percent of students at Global Impact STEM Academy are female, but with the aid of a $47,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation and the Springfield Foundation, this statistic is likely to change. The grant allows Global Impact to create a recruiting campaign designed to showcase the STEM school to local female middle school […]
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