Academy of the Redwoods

Upcoming Important Dates:  2/14: Lincoln’s Birthday - NO SCHOOL  2/17: President’s Day - NO SCHOOL  3/6: End of the Progress Period  3/11: AR Community Meeting in CR Theater from 12pm-1:15pm  3/16-3/20: AR Spring Break - NO SCHOOL   *****Graduation for Class of 2020 5/28 at 5pm CR gymnasium-  Graduates must arrive at 3:30pm for a dress rehearsal*****

Applicant Information

Step 1: Application Process
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 for 2020-2021 School Year (click here)
  • Copy of most recent transcript
  • Submit an Interdistrict Attendance Agreement (click here) by January 31st, 2020 (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.