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Welcome to STPA

STPA is a tuition-free magnet junior high school for students who reside along the Texas-Mexico border, Hidalgo, Willacy and Cameron counties. Our innovative and challenging curriculum offers students the preparation that they need for career fields at one of our four high schools, BETA, Med High, Medical Academy, and Sci Tech. For more information on applications, visit our district website.

Awards
2009-2012 Exemplary School
2010-2011- SACS Accredited

2012 School to Watch

TBEC Honor Roll
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Recent News
Scholastic Book Fair
Posted on 10/14/2014
Don't forget to visit the Scholastic Book Fair in the library! Book Fair ends October 20th but you can still order online until the 28th.  READ MORE...
Student Emails will Switch to Office 365
Posted on 10/06/2014
Starting on October 8, 2014, student emails are moving to Office 365 and will be linked to MySTISD logons.  READ MORE...
Order Your Yearbook
Posted on 09/25/2014
Order a yearbook before it's gone!  READ MORE...
Travel to Barcelona and Madrid!
Posted on 09/08/2014
If you are interested in traveling to Spain, come to our informational meeting at the library on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 5 pm.   READ MORE...
STISD Board Approves South Texas Academy of Rising Scholars (STARS) as name for new Cameron County Junior High
Posted on 08/29/2014
The new Cameron County Junior High to be located on 151 S. Helen Moore Road in San Benito, Texas was named South Texas Academy of Rising Scholars (STARS).   READ MORE...
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Upcoming

   SBDM Meeting
   Nov 04 2014 at 04:15 AM
   District-wide Fall Recognition Reception
   Nov 06 2014
   Veterans Day (Not a school holiday)
   Nov 10 2014
   Cafeteria Thanksgiving Luncheon
   Nov 12 2014
   Parent Connection Meeting
   Nov 13 2014 at 06:00 PM


Contact

Ana Castro
Principal
724 S. Sugar Rd.
Edinburg, TX 78539
956-381-5522


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  • South Texas Preparatory Academy (956) 381-5522
  • 724 S. Sugar Rd., Edinburg, TX 78539