Academics

STMA Academics

Our students consistently achieve in the top 20% of students in Minnesota so where do we go from here? Our school board recently established the goal of consistently achieving academic rankings in the top 15% of all Minnesota public school district by 2016.

To achieve this goal, we are undertaking an ambitious plan.

  • We will align teaching and learning to the most rigorous career and college readiness standards.
  • We will personalize student instruction by using technology tools and empowering students to take greater responsibility for their learning
  • We will continue to hire and retain high-performing staff capable of delivering outstanding education and focus on communication and accountability among teachers, students and families.
  • We will increase community partnerships by utilizing the knowledge and experiences of community members
  • We will maintain our commitment to sound fiscal practices essential to improving student achievement.