Sam L. Martin Middle School

Innovation Academy at Martin

The Innovation Academy at Martin (IAM) is a specialized program at Martin Middle School that is focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, or STEM. The Academy was established in Fall of 2015 with the goal of better preparing students for a successful high school career and college readiness. The Academy does this by providing various enrichment opportunities inside and outside of the classroom, as well as a high level of rigor. The Innovation Academy at Martin has numerous partnerships throughout the business and educational community, including a partnership with the University of Texas.


Innovation Academy at Martin Programs

  • Makerspace Reveal
  • Monarch Butterfly Project
  • STEM Challenge
  • Field Trips: Google, Silicon Labs, and UT Mals
  • Texas Folk Life