Our 7th and 8th graders just spent four days at the Kennedy Space Center, culminating in their watching the Artemis 1 SLS Rocket take off at 1:47AM on November 16th. This amazing opportunity was born out of a partnership with the Mystic Seaport Museum, who was awarded a Community Anchor’s Grant from NASA, one of […]
SMPA Students Shoot for the Stars
SMPA students gathered to eagerly await the Launch of NASA’s Dragon Capsule rocket on Wednesday, October 5th.
Students Build and Launch Model Rockets
Through a partnership with the Treworgy Planetarium at Mystic Seaport Museum, and Students To Launch, our students have been participating in a combination of classroom, hands-on, and virtual sessions to learn about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Commander Josh led our 7th and 8th grade students in a rocket building and launch experiment.
SMPA One of Three Schools Nationwide Chosen to View NASA Space Shuttle Launch
St. Martin de Porres Academy (SMPA), in collaboration with The Treworgy Planetarium at Mystic Seaport Museum, was selected as one of three schools nationwide to participate in a new, space-centered STEM initiative launched in August 2022 that will culminate in students watching the SpaceX Crew-5 Shuttle launch live at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida […]
Second Annual Science Showcase
Saint Martin de Porres students present experiments and projects for the Science Showcase