Get ready for a STEM filled Spring Semester!

ABOUT THE ACADEMY

Square Root Academy is a S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) based non-profit organization dedicated to educating underrepresented youth on the fundamentals of S.T.E.M. while emphasizing collaborative learning, innovation, and academic excellence.

 

This goal is executed under our three key pillars: Community involvement, project based learning, and professional S.T.E.M. exposure. We expose Academy scholars to the growing field of S.T.E.M at no cost,  while promoting creativity, leadership, and academic excellence.

After School Exploration

Our STEM Enrichment Series offers after school programming with fun STEM activities for scholars 5th through 12th grade.

NGSS Knowledge Gains

Led by Certified Mentors

All curriculum is built around Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) guaranteeing scholars are ready for the careers of the future. 

ALL learning sessions are led by ABET Accredited mentors on no more than a 1:7 mentor to scholar ratio, to provide the individualized attention scholars deserve. 

 

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 Get ready for a STEM filled Spring Semester!

Get ready for Spring semester with Square Root Academy! We are offering our STEM Enrichment Series (SESI) this year with focuses on block coding, game design, web development and engineering design! We'll be teaching this virtually with the help of Elk Grove Unified School District, Sacramento Unified School District and Sacramento Public Library. Elementary, Middle School and High School scholars should look out for the registration information next Monday January 11, 2020.

Registration Opens January 11th

Classes Begin January 25th

Who: Elementary, Middle, and High School Scholars!

 DIY: SCI Series on Youtube!

Interested in fun STEM activities in the comfort of your own home? Check out Square Root Academy's DIY: SCI series on Youtube. We have fun easy to do experiments that you can create with simple household items. These are fun activities for scholars of any age. From color changing potions to creating your own self watering planter, get into these experiments by heading over to our Youtube.

Get excited for YPCE School of STEAM!

Calling all 5th through 12th grade scholars! YPCE School of STEAM resumes at your local community center beginning Feb 8th. Learn about Circuit Board Design, Arduino Programming, Web Design & Engineering Design Principles.

 

The following are participating community centers: South Natomas Community Center, Southside Clubhouse, Sam & Bonnie Pannell Community Center, Oak Park Community Center, Hagginwood Community Center and George Sim Community Center.

 

Click on your community center above to contact them for registration!

STEM-tastic 2020 Highlights

Thank you for all your support In 2020! Last year brought on a lot of obstacles but nonetheless together we all persevered and converted to remote learning! Special shout out to Scholars' Playground in helping us bring our programs online. Despite the challenges we were able to make a huge impact in the Sacramento community such as hiring interns during Fall and Winter, providing MacBooks to Digital Skills participants, and we're excited to share during 2020 43 percent of the youth we served were girls!  These were just a few of the things we were able to accomplish, check out our 2020 highlight album on Facebook for a recap of our year at the academy!

 

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admin@squarerootacademy.com

 

SQUARE ROOT ACADEMY HQ 

Sacramento HQ  2417 21st St., Sacramento, CA

 

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