Academy for Excellence Magnet

Qualified students in grades K-5 are provided accelerated instruction in math and an enriched English language arts, science and social studies curriculum. Qualified students are grouped and taught at appropriate levels in all core areas.


To qualify for the academic program, the requirements are:

  • Combined test score of 250 (Reading, Math, Ability)
  • No less than 75th percentile in any area
  • Pass all subjects on report card
  • Pass STAAR

To be considered for a magnet program, a student must 

  • be enrolled or pre-enrolled in our district
  • have program eligibility testing or other district-determined testing results completed
  • complete an application 

Review the Magnet application process page on the district website for more information.

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