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Wilkes-Barre Area School District 730 South Main Street Wilkes-Barre, PA  18711-0376
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2019-2020 STEM Cohort

General Application Information
All applicants must:
Be an 8th grade student currently taking Algebra 1 
Fill out an online application
Complete 2 Essays
Have a teacher recommendation 
2020-2021 Application Information
  • The Wilkes Barre Area STEM Academy is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 STEM cohort. 
  • Interested students should be currently enrolled in a Wilkes Barre Area School District or Bear Creek Charter School 8th grade class and will have completed Algebra 1 prior to the 2020-2021 school year.  
  • Applications must be completed in full including 2 essays and a teacher recommendation. 
  • All applications are due no later than midnight March 6th.  
  • Once applications are processed all applicants will be interviewed at their home school in April or May 2019.  
  • All applicants will receive a letter in the mail by the end of the 2019-2020 school year with their decision and further information.  
  • Interested students can apply today using this form