• Important Information

    Pleasae review the update to EIC Local https://www.fortbendisd.com/eiclocal

     

    The FBISD academies application fo the 2021-2022 school year will be open on November 1, 2020. More information on the academies' open house dates will be posted soon. Thank you for your interest in the FBISD academies

Prospective Students

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    The Fort Bend ISD High School Academies are designed to offer specialized programs for academic achievement in a variety of career clusters. Academies are personalized, small learning communities that function within a larger high school. Academies exist to provide specialized learning communities with concentrated and robust course pathways comprised of career and academic classes. 
     
    Application Selection Timeline
     
    The FBISD academies application for the 2021-2022 school year will be open on November 1, 2020. More information on the academies' open house dates will be posted soon. Thank you for your interest in the FBISD academies.
     
    Nov. 1 - Academy Applications Open
    Academy Entrance Interview Location: TBD
    Spring Semester - Academy Commitment Night (Specific Times TBD at Hightower High School)
     
    Online Application
    The online application is open November 1, 2020. Please complete your application online at: https://academy.fortbendisd.com/
     
    Admission Criteria
    Applicant must be a resident of Fort Bend ISD at the time of application.
     
    The Academy Selection Committee will consider each student's: 
    • 7th grade term grades
    • 8th grade term grades
    • Academy interview
    • 7th grade STAAR exam scores
    The Academy Selection Committee recommends that students applying to the Math and Science or Engineering Academy complete Algebra I prior to the start of their freshman year of high school.  
     
     Admission Requirements:
    • Successful completion of all parts of the 7th grade STAAR exam.
    Final Acceptance, contingent upon:
    • Successful completion of all 8th grade courses during the academic school year.
    • Successful completion of all parts of the 8th Grade STAAR exam.
    • If a student does not meet the above requirements, student will automatically be placed on Academic Probation for the student's incoming Fall semeste
    Number of Students Accepted
    The number of students selected into an academy will be determined based on campus utilization.
     
    Additional Academy Information 
    Are you wondering what you can do in college for Global Studies? Use this document as your starting point! You may be surprised what is out there! 
     
    The Global Studies Academy class of 2024 will begin their studies at Travis High School
     
    *Please note that any student attending an academy outside of the attendance zone in which he/she resides, will be ineligible for varsity athletic competition during the first year of academy attendance.  

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Last Modified on August 27, 2020