Southside Preparatory Magnet Academy
Southside Preparatory Magnet Academy is the first and only fully integrated STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) school in the state of Alabama. SPMA will provide students in grades 6-8 with engaging STEAM- infused curricula and will expose students to high-technology and arts infused curriculum. Students will experience tactile development through robotic applications, 3-D printing, digital art, and graphics design, learning though gaming,and computer science. The fine and performing arts components will be integrated with STEM content to provide students with a a seamless educational experience. The art content will play an important role in developing the whole child, enhancing creativity, problem-solving, discipline synthesis, and self-actualization.
Conecuh County's vision is that Southside Preparatory Magnet Academy will assist the district in achieving greater racial and ethic balance across its schools, as well as support accelerated growth and improved academic achievement for its students in all subject areas. We will better prepare all of our students for 21st century careers.
Southside Preparatory Magnet Academy exists to advance students in the fields of applied science, mathematics, and the arts through consistent opportunities for exploration, exposure, and excellence.
All students can progressively advance toward academic excellence when appropriately exposed to an advanced curriculum filled with explorations.
We envision a world in which every child embraces individuality, exemplifies scholarship, accepts cultural integration, and strives to increase cognitive abilities.