STEM Education

Helfrich Park STEM Academy is designed to challenge students to develop critical thinking skills. Students will have extended classroom experiences in science, technology, engineering and math at all grade levels. In addition, each student will be enrolled in the Project Lead the Way Gateway to Technology pre-engineering course.

Science classes at Helfrich are taught by using hands-on applications, including in-school lab experiences. In addition, students will have the opportunity to travel to the University of Southern Indiana to utilize its science labs and work with university faculty. Accelerated math courses also are offered at Helfrich, including pre-algebra, algebra and algebra 2.

For more information on Helfrich Park STEM Academy, visit their website at