S.T.E.M. Early College High School

April 2022

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April is National Poetry Month!

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Poetry Contest for STEM ECHS Students

Write your best poem and enter it to win a gift card. Any type of poetry can be entered from concrete, blackout, to Haiku. We love it all!

**Poem must be an original poem written by you. Only one entry per student. **

Entries will be accepted April 4, 2021 - April 22, 2022.

Winners will be announced April 29, 2022.


1st Place - $30 GC

2nd Place - $25 GC

3rd Place - $15 GC

Poem in Your Pocket Day - Friday April 29th

Join us for Poem in Your Pocket Day on Friday April 29th. Pick out your favorite poem or write your own and carry it in your pocket that day. Be prepared to share the poem and you may win a prize. (The library will have copies of poems if you need one.)

April Book Club

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New Library Books

Information for the Class of 2022

Have you ordered your cap & gown?

Seniors, see flyer below for step by step instructions.

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Senior Pictures are here!

Pick up your pictures from the library. If you did not order it's not to late. When you pick up your picture proof it will have information on how to order your pictures.

Harlandale Education Foundation

Class of 2022!

Requirements to receive a a scholarship from the Harlandale Education Foundation:

  • Student must be a graduate of Harlandale High School, McCollum High School, STEM Early College High School or the Frank Tejeda Academy
  • Student must complete all sections of the application
  • Student must show proof of registration (full time enrollment) at any college, university or technical school
  • Student must apply and access the scholarship no later than three (3) years following graduation

Apply for the HEF Scholarship here.

Your STEM Library

Library Hours:

Monday - Friday 7:40am - 4:15pm

Tuesdays - Library will be open until 4:30pm

Click the link above for the Library Website.

You should also be enrolled in the Library Canvas Course.

Library will be closed on these days:

April 5th - English I STAAR EOC

April 6th - Library may be closed for Make-up EOCs

April 7th - English II STAAR EOC

April 22nd - TSIA Testing

Ebooks and Audiobooks

Students and Teachers please feel free to email me if you have any questions. I am here to help and I would love to hear from you.

Mission Statement

The S.T.E.M. Early College High School Library’s mission is to cultivate a love of reading and to encourage the effective and ethical use of ideas, information, and technology.

Help us celebrate Poetry Month by participating in Poem in Your Pocket Day. On Friday April 29th carry a poem in your pocket for a chance to win prizes. The poem can be original or just a copy of one of your favorites. (The library will have extra poems if you need one.)