About Us

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.

2013-2014 Earned All Distinctions
2009-2012 Exemplary School
2010-2011- SACS Accredited

2012 School to Watch
TBEC Honor Roll

Ana Castro
724 S. Sugar Rd.
Edinburg, TX 78539
PH 956-381-5522
FAX 956-381-1177

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Recent News



Enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year is currently underway. For additional information or to enroll, click Begin Enrollment.

The first day of instruction for the 2015-2016 school year will be Monday, Aug. 24.