School of Advanced Technology Applications
Eastlake H.S. is proud to offer the full PLTW Computer Science Pathway as Socorro ISD's Computer Science Magnet. The Computer Science Pathway, known at Eastlake as The School of Advanced Technology Applications or SATA, is a national program from Project Lead the Way (PLTW). The PLTW Computer Science program is a sequence of courses, which follows a proven hands-on, real-world problem-solving approach to learning. Throughout SATA, students learn to work in teams to develops software solutions to real-world problems. Students will acquire strong teamwork and communication proficiency and develop organizational, critical-thinking, and problem-solving skills. Students learn how to work using agile methodologies to develop apps for Android devices by working with developer environments and tools currently used by professional software developers. It’s STEM education and it’s at the heart of today’s high-tech, high-skill global economy. Students interested in Computer Science are encouraged to apply. Eastlake's SATA program is open to students across the district!