The Arizona Academy of Science and Technology is a K-8 Arizona public charter school established in 1998. Reputed for its strong academic programs for elementary and middle school students, the Arizona Academy of Science emphasizes inquiry-based and experiential learning alongside STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) programming. With small class sizes to promote an enhanced learning environment, all students are engaged in campus-wide initiatives in robotics, sustainable energy, and urban and micro gardening. The campus is conveniently located in downtown Phoenix just next the Metro light-rail and proudly serves students from all over the Phoenix metropolitan area. The Arizona Academy of Science is committed to our valley-wide community partnerships and ensuring that students develop into critical thinkers and socially responsible citizens with an entrepreneurial and creative spirit.