The Academies experience is designed for students to investigate and engage with real life industries and careers.  Program highlights include career specific internships, resume and portfolio guidance, and mentorship and research opportunities.  Students will participate in local and international competitions and can take specialized courses such as Molecular Genetics, Trial Advocacy, Screenwriting, and Honors Theology.  Once program requirements are met, students receive an endorsement on the transcript/diploma and will receive a medallion for graduation.  Students are invited to apply during the 2nd semester of their 9th or 10th grade year.  Click on the logos for information about each unique Academy!

The Honors Institute

Faith Lutheran’s Honors Institute develops higher-level thinking, problem solving and mental strength and stamina, preparing students for leadership in the classroom and the world. Curriculum and training are specifically designed  to equip participants for highly selective programs and universities. What would your future look like with an advantage?


List of 11 items.

  • 3.85+ unweighted cumulative GPA after the first semester of the 9th and 10th grade years with at least two honors or AP courses

  • 3.75 or greater unweighted GPA throughout high school and graduate with Honors

  • At least 8 honors or AP classes over 4 years

  • Continuous involvement in at least one extra curricular or co-curricular activity all four years

  • Community Crusade service hours dedicated to single cause or theme for four years

  • PSAT preparation class during junior year

  • SAT preparation during junior or senior year is required

  • Additional college coaching specific to highly selective universities during junior and senior years, given by an outside company

  • Leadership seminars offered with guest speakers

  • Capstone event required

  • One time $350 fee due when admitted