About STEM in Alief ISD
Hicks Elementary “provides a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education where students learn to apply academic content by creatively solving real-world problems with innovative, design-based thinking, to prepare students for future career opportunities."
- Adapted from TEA STEM
About STEM at Hicks Elementary School
Features of Hicks's STEM Academy:
- STEM challenges embedded in the Curriculum
- Alarm System PBL
- Let's build a Habitat PBL
- Gardening Club
- Robotics Club
- Coding Club
Eligibility: Current Hicks 4th grade students are automatically accepted into the academy.
Not enrolled in Alief ISD but interested in the STEM Academy? Apply today!
Luisa F. Villalpando
Hicks STEM Academy Coordinator