High School (Grades 9-12)

Current High School courses being offered by FAA:

(NOTE: This is only a suggested course sequence. An individualized course of study will be created for each student.)

*Required before graduating high school from F.A.A.

9th Grade

  • English 1*
  • Algebra 1*
  • Integrated Science or Biology*
  • Aerospace Science * (1 Year of A.S. is required before graduation)
  • Foreign Language - Level 1*
  • Physical Education/Health*     

10th Grade

  • English 2*
  • Geometry * (Algebra 1 Prerequisite)
  • Biology*, or Chemistry * (Algebra 1 Prerequisite)
  • World History*
  • Foreign Language - Level 2*
  • Computer Science* or Other Elective
  • Aerospace Science* (If not previously taken)      

11th Grade

  • English 3*
  • Algebra 2 * (Algebra 1 & Geometry Prerequisites)
  • Chemistry* or Physics
  • American History*
  • Fine Art or Performing Arts*
  • Elective or Aerospace Science* (If not previously taken)

12th Grade

  • English 4*
  • Pre-Calculus (Algebra 2 Prerequisite) or
  • Honors Calculus (Pre-calculus Prequisite)
  • Physics (Algebra 2 & Chemistry Prerequisite), or Science Elective
  • American Government (1 semester)* and Economics (1 semester)*
  • Two electives or Aerospace Science* (If not previously taken)      

High School Electives (Grades 9 - 12)

  • Aerospace Science (AFJROTC)
  • Anatomy & Physiology (One semester)
  • Art   
  • Business (One semester)
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Drum Corps 
  • ESOL Reading
  • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Levels 1-4
  • Financial Algebra
  • Forensics (One semester)
  • Gardening & Horticulture
  • Instrumental Music
  • Leadership Development in ROTC
  • Mandarin Levels 1 and 2 (may be taken as an
    elective if foreign language requirement is already met)
  • Music Technology and Sound Engineering
  • Music Theory
  • Philosophy (One semester)
  • Physical Education/Health
  • SAT Prep
  • Spanish Levels 1-4
  • Special Teams (AFJROTC)
  • Team Sports Basketball (Boys and Girls)
  • Yearbook

NOTE: The Guidance Department reserves the right to schedule students according to aptitude indicated by standardized test scores and previous academic record. The Academy also reserves the right to add or drop courses based upon class enrollment.

Honors and Advanced Placement Program

These courses are designed to challenge academically talented and motivated students. The opportunity to earn college credits through the AP exams can save students a great deal of time and money when they enter college as freshmen.

Honors Courses

  • English I
  • English II
  • English III
  • English IV
  • Spanish III
  • Spanish IV
  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • Geometry
  • Pre-Calculus
  • Calculus
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • World History
  • American Government/Economics
  • American History
  • Physics                   

Advanced Placement Courses

English Language and Composition, United States History, Studio Art, English Literature and Composition, Spanish Language, Calculus AB, Environmental Science, and Micro and Macroeconomics.

Dual Enrollment Features

Dual enrollment opportunities for Seniors at nearby Florida Institute of Technology and Eastern Florida State College.

Optional Academic Programs

  • SAT Preparation (non credit)
  • TOEFL Preparation
  • English as a Second Language (ESOL)
  • Tutoring (may be required for students performing below grade level).

1950 Academy Drive
Melbourne, FL 32901

Phone: (321) 723–3211
Toll Free: (877) 422–2338


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