Canyon Springs Stem Academy
9 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Canyon Springs Stem Academy
Canyon Springs STEM Academy is an innovative school in the heart of California’s Central Valley. Founded in 2021, the Academy provides an exciting and challenging learning environment for students in grades 6-12. The Academy focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) and provides an innovative curriculum that emphasizes critical thinking and problem solving. The Academy’s curriculum is designed to prepare students for success in college and the workplace. Students are encouraged to explore and develop their interests in STEM, while also developing their skills in communication, collaboration, and creativity. By providing a rigorous and engaging learning environment, Canyon Springs STEM Academy students are prepared to be the innovators and leaders of tomorrow. The Academy also offers a range of extracurricular activities and enrichment opportunities to help students develop their skills and interests. From robotics and coding to creative writing and drama, there is something for everyone at Canyon Springs STEM Academy. Canyon Springs STEM Academy is committed to providing a safe, supportive, and inspiring learning environment for all students. The Academy’s experienced and dedicated faculty and staff are committed to helping students reach their highest potential. With its innovative curriculum and inspiring learning environment, Canyon Springs STEM Academy is poised to be a leader in STEM education.
42901 N 45th Ave
New River, AZ 85087
Pre-K – 8
Overview Canyon Springs Stem Academy
Canyon Springs Stem Academy serves 735 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Canyon Springs Stem Academy placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Canyon Springs Stem Academy
Canyon Springs Stem Academy is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Canyon Springs Stem Academy is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.