Academic Requirements

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  • Elementary

    There are no academic requirements for elementary students.

    Middle and High

    Acceptance into a Magnet Program for middle and high school students is based on academic performance and/or audition. For all middle and high school programs, unless otherwise noted, there is a review process for students who do not meet the academic requirements:

  • International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program/International Baccalaureate

    Unweighted Grade Point Average - 3.0
    FSA score (English, language arts and mathematics): 4.0 greater

  • Latin School and Science/Pre-Engineering Programs

    Unweighted Grade Point Average - 3.0
    FSA score (English, language arts and mathematics): 3.0 greater

  • Performing and Visual Arts (Middle School)

    Auditions

  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)

    There are no academic requirements.

  • All Other Magnet Secondary Programs

    Unweighted Grade Point Average - 2.5
    FSA score (English, language arts and mathematics): 3.0 greater

  • If FSA scores are not available, applicants must provide nationally recognized standardized test scores in reading and mathematics. 

    Students in the Exceptional Student Education (ESE) program, as well as, English Language Learners must meet magnet school entry academic requirements as listed in Policy 5004.1. 

    For students who do not meet academic requirements, there is a review process that must be requested by calling Demographics and Student Assignments at 754-321-2480.

Contact Information

  • Innovative Programs

    600 SE Third Avenue

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

    Phone: 754-321-2070

    Fax: 754-321-2718

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    Shernette Grant

    Director