National Model

for Preparing Students



STA is a National Model for Preparing High-demand, High-wage Workforce Talent for Professional Studies Careers

STA was recognized as a P21 Exemplar by the Partnership for 21st Learning (P21) for its outstanding innovative preparation for students. 

STA was recognized by the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB)  as one of three Technology Centers That Work (TCTW) sites in the nation to receive the Platinum High Achievement Award.

STA students capture open division national championship in a national high school cybersecurity competition, beating out over 1,900 teams from the U.S. and Canada!

STA was recognized by President Obama as a national model for its innovation for providing an early college degree through its partnership withUniversity of Central Missouri, which is called The Missouri Innovation Campus Program.

See the video of the President's comments