• Important High School Links and Information

    8th Grade Students and Families:


    Our goal is to communicate the pertinent information you will need to assist your students as they transition from 8th grade at ACA to your local district High School campus. Below is the link to the webinar that was conducted on 10/24/2023. You may need to use your student's Google account for access. 


    High School Options 2023 (click here)


    Below is a chart of the high school endorsement options and careers that correspond with each endorsement.


    High School Endorsements


    We encourage you to stay informed with up-to-date information from the high school that you anticipate your child will be attending for the next school year.

    Below are links for the Arlington, Fort Worth, Grand Prairie, and Mansfield Independent School District high schools.  Each district is responsible for updating their website and maintaining accurate information. If you have any questions, please contact the high school counseling department of the high school or district that your child will be attending for the 2023-2024 school year.  



    Arlington ISD High School Information 

    Specialized Programs

    Martin HS PreAP Art1 Application (Turn into Martin HS)

    Martin Stem Academy:  

    Information Meetings

    November 14, 2023-- Parent/Student Information Meeting--6:30pm-8:00pm--Martin High School Auditorium

    December 16, 2023--STEM Open House-- 10:00am-12:00pm-- Martin High School Cafeteria

    January 11, 2023-- Parent/Student Information Meeting--6:30pm-8:00pm-- Martin High School Auditorium

    Application Timeline

    Application Window: October 24, 2023- January 17, 2024

    Application Reading: January 26, 2024

    Invite for Interview: January 30, 2024

    Interviews: February 6-7, 2024

    Acceptance Invitations Sent (First Choice): February 9, 2024

    Acceptance Invitations Sent (Second Choice): February 16, 2024

    Acceptance Invitations Sent (Third Choice): February 23, 2024

    Final Decision Due: February 25, 2024 by 5:00 pm


    Mansfield ISD High School Information    

    Enrollment/Registration Information (SY 2022-23 Residency & Transfers)

    Mansfield ISD Counseling and Guidance Department

    Early College High School (Website)

    Early College HS Admission Information


    Frontier High School


    Grand Prairie High School Information 

    Secondary Schools of Choice Information

    DCHS Experience

    Dubiski Counseling Services

    Dubiski Career High School is an application-only school. The criteria for out-of-district students are listed below:
    80% in all core classes
    Pass all STAAR Exams
    95% attendance rate (On average not more than 4 absences a semester)
    No discipline issues
    The following documents from the current year will need to be attached to the application:
    Report Card
    STAAR Scores from 7th  grade (if taken)
    Attendance report
    Discipline report (if you don’t have any discipline, a note on letter-head signed by an administrator is sufficient.)

    High School Course Catalog 

    GPISD Counseling Dept Info.

    Fort Worth High School Information

    High School Directory and Links

    Fort Worth ISD College Readiness

    Counseling Dept Information

    FWISD Collegiate High School

    Marine Creek Collegiate High School Information

    Career and Technical Education