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

Application Requirements

An ideal candidate:

  • Educational needs not being met in current school
  • Highly independent and self-disciplined
  • Works well collaboratively and independently
  • Works well in a fluid environment
  • Is ready for academic acceleration
  • Completed 6th grade
  • 11 years old by the 1st day of the academic year in which they begin classes at HYSA.
  • Consistently performs at the highest levels on achievement tests
  • Intellectual ability significantly higher than age peers with a score above 130 on an IQ test (WISC V or Stanford Binet) within last 3 years

Each applicant is reviewed individually.

To begin the application process, please click here.