Academy of the Redwoods

Upcoming Important Dates:   3/3:Humboldt County History Day         3/9:End of Progress Period       3/12-3/16:AR Spring Break - NO SCHOOL       4/2:Challenge Day  4/13:Poetry Gallery of Learning     4/20: Math Gallery of Learning    5/7-5/11:CR Final Exams     5/11: CR Spring Semester Ends   5/23-5/24:AR Final Exams

Applicant Information

Step 1: Application Process (Initial Priority Registration Deadline: January 31st, 2018)
If interested in attending, please complete and submit the following application materials via fax 707-476-4439 or email to sbroadstock@fuhsdistrict.net, or mail to Academy of the Redwoods, 7351 Tompkins Hill Road, Eureka CA 95501:
  • AR Application Packet (click here for pdf)
  • Copy of most recent transcript
  • Submit an Interdistrict Attendance Agreement (click here) by January 31st, 2018 (ONLY if you live outside of the Fortuna Union High School District)

Step 2: Math Placement Assessments
All applicants must take a math placement assessment. Students must submit an application before they can schedule a math testing date. Please call the AR Office at (707) 476-4203 to schedule your test date. Students will not be allowed to use a calculator and all work needs to be done on the assessment sheet. To place into Algebra 1 and to earn an interview, the following are some of the concepts that the students should be able to do:

  • Order of Operations
  • Combining Like Terms
  • Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying, Dividing positive and negative numbers
  • Solving equations in one variable
  • Graphing points
  • Proportions
  • Exponents
  • Graphing Lines
 

Step 3: Interview
Once the student passes the Math Placement test, an interview is scheduled to determine whether or not AR will be the best fit.