SEM PTSA at Townview

A nonprofit organization

0% complete

$25,000 Goal

The School of Science and Engineering Magnet (SEM) at  Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center has a unique set of programs with an accelerated STEM focus and is ranked the #3 public high school in Texas and #23 public high school in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.  SEM received the 2022 National Blue Ribbon School Award.  Students have the opportunity to take multiple AP classes and the school has a 100% graduation rate.  SEM is a Title 1 School in DISD.

The SEM Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) purposes are to promote the welfare of the SEM students in school and community, to bring into closer relation the home and the school, to facilitate intelligent cooperation between parents and teachers in the education of students, and to develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and education. 


The Science and Engineering Magnet High School is a learning community established to provide students with a rigorous college preparatory, academic and technical program relating to the sciences, mathematics and engineering fields.


Funds raised through North Texas Giving Day will be put towards our general fund programming, including social activities, mental health activities and support for our students, faculty programs and teacher appreciation, capital campaign/building needs (study areas, student breakout rooms), speaker series programming, student club assistance and more.

Thank you in advance for your generosity!

Kerry Salas, SEM PTSA President 2023-24

Equity Statement

Our mission is to eliminate systemic disparities and ensure equity so all students, regardless of race, have the opportunity to graduate equipped to compare in a society and world that is racially and culturally diverse.

Organization Data


Organization name

SEM PTSA at Townview

Tax id (EIN)



Operating Budget

Less than $100,000

Counties Served


BIPOC Serving

Black or African American, Asian/Pacific Islander, Hispanic or Latinx, Native American

BIPOC Leadership


Equity Statement

Equity Statement


1201 East Eighth street Suite 216
Dallas, TX 75203