Welcome to
STS Academy

STS Academy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization (EIN 20-1483590), whose mission is to improve the lives of children and youth in the Pittsburg community who have not realized their full potential, by providing opportunities to do so through quality before and after school programs, summer camps and related services in close partnerships with others.

Spring Has Sprung!
STS Academy students are so lucky! They enjoyed several indoor and outdoor activities during Spring Break this year.
Learning Center Activities
Students at The Learning Center enjoy a wide range of academic, artistic and physical activities that prepare them for a well-rounded life.
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Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Summer at The Learning Center!

The Learning Center is excited to announce our upcoming summer program for children from Kindergarten through 8th Grade! Each day will be filled with recreational activities and games, enrichment activities and field trips, along with nutritious meals and snacks. Discounted prices are available. The application form is on this website. The Learning Center is located at 340 Marina Blvd. in Pittsburg. Join us for a fun-filled, educational summer at The Learning Center!

13th Annual

Taste of the Bayou

Indulge in an evening of culinary delight at our 13th Annual Taste of the Bayou Fundraiser! Picture yourself immersed in the lively ambiance of the Louisiana Bayou, surrounded by the tantalizing aromas of seafood gumbo, fried alligator, BBQ ribs, and jambalaya. As you mingle with fellow supporters, savor each delectable bite from our mouthwatering menu, knowing that every dish you enjoy helps raise funds for our essential summer programs. From savory Cajun classics to irresistible desserts, this event promises to ignite your senses and leave you with a heart full of generosity. Join us for an unforgettable evening of flavors, fun, and philanthropy!

9th - 12th Grade

Before & After High School Program

The before and after high school program operates through the 21st Century Grant, in cooperation with the Pittsburg Unified School District. STS Academy offers academic support through homework assistance and tutoring in person and remotely,  classes that are fun and practical, health and safety classes, plus special events and a supper meal.  We collaborate with other community groups to insure opportunity for high school youth in 9th-12th grade to enjoy their after school hours in a socially constructive and safe environment. We are open when Pittsburg and Black Diamond High Schools are in session, and available after school from 3-6pm, M-F.  Follow us–search STS Academy on Facebook for the application and more information. Also check your school hallways for posters and use your phone to scan for the application.  See you soon!

The Barista Program at PHS; CHEERS!
Students learn marketable skills while developing business skills and teamwork.
The Baristas are creating big smiles for everyone!
This Is KEY Jeopardy!
PHS Key Club members participate in a round of KEY Jeopardy!
Go Warriors!
Black Diamond High School students enjoy supervised field trips like this Warriors game.
Black History Month at Black Diamond High School
Teachers, parents and students all come together to celebrate Black History Month
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9th - 12th Grade

The Teen Center

STS Academy’s after high school program in cooperation with the City of Pittsburg, sponsors the Teen Center for 9th-12th grade students who attend high schools in the Pittsburg Unified School District.  The Teen Center is available from 3-6pm M-F for afternoon fun.  You can hang out with your friends, play pool, shoot some hoops, play video games, cards, board games and even show your artistic skills.  Snacks and a supper meal is available. Check us out at 60 Civic Avenue in Pittsburg! Our staff will welcome you!

Fun Facts

Serving Thousands of Children & Youth Since 2004

School Year 2022-2023

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