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Academic Awards Night & Criteria


Each May, STC Middle School has an Academic Awards Night. This is a special night where students are honored for their success academically in the classroom. 

There are 4 awards students can earn

Gold Medal - Students earn the Gold Medal by having a grade point average of 4.0-3.5 for the first three quarters of the school year. 

Silver Medal - Students earn the Silver Medal by having a grade point average of 3.49-3.0 for the first three quarters of the school year. 

Bronze Medal - Students earn a Bronze Medal by meeting the award criteria of one or more classes. Award criteria is determined by classroom teachers and is posted in teachers' classrooms.

Presidential Award of Academic Excellence - 8th grade students earn the Presidential Award by earning the Gold Medal for all three years at STC Middle School and by scoring in the 85th percentile or higher on the Iowa Assessment in either Math or Reading on the national norms during their 8th grade year.