FBISD’s annual Academy Expo takes place October 23
Fort Bend ISD will host its annual Academy Expo on Wednesday, October 23, to give interested students in grades 5-9 and their families the opportunity to learn about the academy programs for the 2014-2015 school year and the application process. The event will be held from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at Wheeler Fieldhouse (16403 Lexington Blvd., Sugar Land, 77479).
Representatives from each of the District’s academies will be present to provide details about their particular programs.
FBISD currently has seven academies, including:
• Digital Media – Hightower High School
• Engineering – Elkins High School
• Gifted and Talented (GT) – Quail Valley Middle School
• Global Studies – Clements High School
• International Business and Marketing – Bush High School
• Math and Science – Dulles High School
• Medical Science – Hightower High School
Families who miss the Academy Expo may attend Academy Open House events, which are scheduled throughout the month of November.
Academy open house dates and times
• Nov. 4 – Engineering Academy at Elkins, 6:30 pm
• Nov. 6 – International Business and Marketing Academy at Bush, 6:30 p.m.
• Nov. 7 – Math and Science Academy at Dulles, 6:30 pm
• Nov. 12 – Digital Media Academy at Hightower, 6:30 pm
• Nov. 12 – Medical Science Academy at Hightower, 6:30 pm
• Nov. 13 – Global Studies Academy at Clements, 6:30 pm
• Nov. 19 – GT Academy at Quail Valley Middle, 6:00 pm
To learn more about FBISD’s academies, go to: www.fortbendisd.com/departments/academics/academies.
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