Academic Planning Guides

Farmersville ISD High School Course Offerings
This course guide includes information on the FISD High School Program including:
  • Graduation Requirements
  • Grade Level Classification
  • The Texas Grant
  • NCAA Requirements for College Bound Athletes
  • Graduation requirements for 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students
  • Career Pathways
  • Dual Credit, Advanced Placement, and Articulated Courses
  • Descriptions of Courses Offered
  • Grade Points & Grade Point Averages
Dual Credit Classes:
Any student wishing to enroll in dual/concurrent credit courses will be required by state law to pass a test (THEA, ASSET, COMPASS, or ACCUPLACER) before they can enroll in college coursework. The tests will be administered at the college and will be at the student's expense. This will apply to all of our students wanting to take college English, College Algebra, Government, or Economics through CCCCD. Students may be exempt from all or parts of the testing if they meet any of the following standards:
  • SAT: 1070 combined, with 500 or higher in math and verbal
  • ACT: 23 composite score, with 19 or higher math and English
  • TAKS: 2200 in math, 2200 in English with a 3 or higher writing subscore
TEA Updated Graduation Requirements:
NOTE: The graduation requirements for Farmersville ISD exceed those recommended by TEA. For example, Farmersville requires more credits for graduation.

For official Farmersville High School Graduation Requirements, which are over and above those required by TEA, see the High School Counselor or Principal.

TEA Curriculum Requirements:  State Graduation Requirements
TEA Assessment Requirements for Graduation:  End of Course High School Graduation Requirements
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