ECAE alumni have won regional awards in the Midwest Academic Talent Search (NUMATS) and qualified for the invitational stage of contests such as the American Mathematics Contests and the United States Physics Olympiad, as well as placed onto the United States team to the International Biological Olympiad.

The West Metro Physics Teams training program since 2010 has produced two United States Physics Team finalists, two gold medalists, two silver medalists, two bronze medalists, one honorable mention, and twenty-three United States Physics Team semi-finalists.

WMPT has also produced four Physics Bowl regional winners and a first -place team finish.