HOUSTON - Jan. 10, 2013 - The Early College Academy at Southridge is now accepting applications for the 2013-14 school year. All Spring ISD students who are currently enrolled in eighth grade may apply. Space is limited to 110 students who meet eligibility criteria. Applications are due on or before Feb. 28.
The academy is a Spring ISD high school that serves students in grades 9-12. Early College graduates will earn their Distinguished High School Diploma and have the opportunity to earn an Associate of Arts degree. This opportunity is made possible by a partnership between Spring ISD and Lone Star College - North Harris.
Students may apply online at earlycollege.springisd.org. Information about the application process and a schedule of student and parent meetings being held at middle school campuses districtwide is available on the website. In addition, the academy will hold a parent meeting from 6 to 7 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Early College campus, 1001 Southridge Rd. For more information, call 281-891-6880.