SMSA is recognized nationally, year after year, by U.S. News & World
Report and Magnet Schools of America as an outstanding school
SMSA offers specialized courses in the Sport and Medical Sciences,
such as Exercise Physiology, Health and Education in Urban
Communities, Contemporary Issues in Sports, and Athletic Training.
UCONN courses are also offered for college credit.
SMSA is a member of the CIAC for high school athletics, offering
13 Varsity sports.