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.

Grant gives Global STEM students access to OSU coursework

by Katie Wedell, Springfield News-Sun Staff Writer Students at Springfield’s Global Impact STEM Academy will soon have college-level curriculum prepared by Ohio State University faculty integrated into their problem-based learning model, giving them a leg up when it comes to college readiness. The school is one of 10 K-12 schools in the state that partnered […]

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$11M to renovate South High heralded as community win

by Katie Wedell, Springfield News-Sun Staff Writer The news of the approval of an $11.3 million state grant to renovate South High School was greeted with excitement on Monday. Springfield City School District administrators are hoping that enthusiasm translates into more partners lending their support to the creation of a regional college and career readiness […]

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Springfield schools awarded $11.3M for South High project

by: Katie Wedell, Springfield News-Sun Staff Writer A consortium of Clark County schools has been awarded an $11.3 million state grant to renovate the former Springfield South High School and create a college and career readiness center that will benefit students across the region. The consortium of the Springfield City School District, Clark-Shawnee Local School […]

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