The LBJ Fire Academy recruiting period is open!

The cadet selection process is highly competitive.

The eligibility criteria is:

  • Be a sophomore

  • Have a minimum 2.5 gpa

  • Be on pace to graduate

  • No more than three unexcused absences

  • No disciplinary actions

The LBJ Fire Academy selection process includes:

  • Complete the Student Information Packet

  • Submit the Student Information Packet prior to the deadline, midnight 28 February 2023

  • Student Information packet review

  • Wait for the results to be announced

Students from all Austin ISD high schools may attend the LBJ Fire Academy.

Students attending Akins, Bowie, or Crockett high schools will need to provide their own transportation to the LBJ ECHS campus.

Access the student information packet by clicking below

LBJ Fire Academy Student Information Packet