FAU High School Admissions
Minimum Requirements for Consideration
Applicants for Grade 9

Unweighted Core Subject Area (English, Math, Science,
Social Studies) GPA: 3.25

High School Math Courses  Algebra I (Honors
recommended) successfully completed by Grade 8 with A or B grade.
Geometry recommended.

Postsecondary Education Readiness Test (P.E.R.T.)
Scores:

School Based Standardized Tests:
 FCAT Reading – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 FCAT Mathematics – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 Students without FCAT Scores should submit other school
based standardized achievement test scores (e.g. Stanford 10,
Iowa Test of Basic Skills, TerraNova)

Counselor/Principal Recommendation
Applicants for Grades 1012

Unweighted Core Subject (English, Math, Science, Social
Studies) GPA: 3.50

Postsecondary Education Readiness Test (P.E.R.T.)
Scores:

High School Math Courses – Algebra I,
Geometry, and Algebra II, with ALL COURSES successfully completed
with A or B grade.

School Based Standardized Tests:
 FCAT Reading – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 FCAT Mathematics – MINIMUM REQUIRED Level 4
 Students without FCAT Scores should submit other school
based standardized achievement test scores (e.g. Stanford 10,
Iowa Test of Basic Skills, TerraNova)

Counselor/Principal Recommendation