STC students and parents need a road map to understand what level of commitment is needed to attain the goals that are important to them. It is important for parents to recognize that their junior is gaining valuable life skills in the Academy program that transcends tennis. To improve in any endeavor takes time, dedication and a specific work situation where the student can develop their skills. The STC staff believes that the following training programs are a minimum necessity for each student to reach their goals in each category. There is no guarantee that a student will reach their goals by adhering to the enclosed programs, but parents and students will have a significant advantage over others if they fully understand the necessary requirements for a student to reach potential.