Gary K. Herberger Young Scholars Academy|Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College
herberger young scholars academy

Application Process

In order to facilitate your child's application to Herberger Academy please follow the steps outlined below. You may complete and submit the application by clicking on the Online Application link.  A non-refundable $50 application fee is due when the application is submitted.  Please mail or deliver a check made out the Herberger Academy to 4701 W. Thunderbird Road, Glendale, AZ 85306-4908.

Please only submit completed applications.

Make arrangements for your child to be tested for gifted identification if he/she does not have current gifted test scores. Herberger Academy can provide Cognitive Abilities Testing for a fee, if needed, please contact the Academy for more information.

If selected as a candidate, a representative will call and schedule a site visit and interviews.  Selected candidates will spend two consecutive days at the Academy.

Students are expected to earn qualifying scores on all placement exams.  Successful students will advance to candidacy for Herberger admission. 

To begin the application process, please click here.  Please make sure to save your application with your student's name as the name of the file.