Young Women's STEAM Research & Preparatory Academy

  • Only single-gender EPISD campus serving young women in grades 6th-12th. Our curriculum is based on New Tech Network's Student Learning Outcomes and Problem Based Learning experiences connecting students to the local community providing early access to careers through flexible scheduling allowing opportunities for community service learning projects, internships, and externships. We have established several STEAM partnerships and mentors within the community. Dual Credit, Advanced Placement, and Certificate programs will include Computer Information Research Scientists; Software Development/Computer Engineer; STEM Business & Marking Intelligence Analyst; STEM Social Justice/Advocacy; Life/Chemistry/Physical Science Applications and more! Numerous extracurricular activities, clubs, and major sport available.  Transportation provided from all EPISD middle and high schools. See yourself at YWA!


    How to Apply

    Between October 5 - November 20, you may complete an application in one of the following ways:
    1. Program-specific Application - Click here to download a copy and email it to the coordinator, or
    2. Complete an online version here, or
    3. General District Application via Parent Portal - available to current EPISD 8th grade students only. You may select and apply to 2 programs. Find it here.
    You will be notified of your acceptance status between December 14 - 18.

Contact Us

  • Program Information Virtual Meetings

    • November 12, 2020 at 6 pm
    • November 16, 2020 at 6 pm