Academies of Engineering

  • To attend these programs, parents must apply online during the Application Period in January.

    The Academy of Engineering programs offered at Azalea and East Lake Middle Schools provide students with Project Lead the Way (PLTW) curriculum. PLTW curriculum is designed to challenge and engage students’ natural curiosity through hands-on experiences and exciting units of study. Students are empowered as they use design process to creatively and critically explore and problem solve real-world issues. Students develop an understanding of the influence of creativity and innovation in their lives as they gain skills to create a strong foundation for further STEM learning in high school and beyond.


    Azalea Middle School
    7855 22nd Ave. N, St. Petersburg
    (727) 893-2606

    For more information please contact: Willis Reese (

    South county application area
    East Lake Middle School
    Academy of Engineering
    1200 Silver Eagle Drive, Tarpon Springs

    North county application area