High School Floral Design

Building Tomorrow's Workforce TSFA Certifies High School Students in Floral Design

Retail florists are always looking for floral designers who know how to create the basic designs needed in a shop on a daily basis. TSFA has begun to fulfill this need by the development in 2004, of the Texas High School Certification program. This certification program allows school districts to provide more value to their diploma and helps provide young, enthusiastic floral designers to meet the retail florist needs!

Requirements for the certification were enrollment and completion of the year long Texas Education Agency approved floral design curriculum and passing a TSFA approved written exam and the design of two floral pieces in a timed setting. For additional information of the Student Floral Certification, check our online guide.


Texas Floral Endowment Board Scholarship Information

The Texas Floral Endowment Board has made available seventy-five, $100.00 scholarships for Junior or Senior level high school students that have completed the requirements to test for the Floral High School Certification Test administered by The Texas State Florists' Association, to be held, March 16, 2013 at Education Service Center-Region 8 in Pittsburg, Texas and Canutillo High School-Cafeteria in El Paso, Texas. also on April 13, 2013 at James Madison High School in San Antonio, Texas, and Dallas and College Station area dates to come. Applications for scholarships are open to all qualified students based on the specific criteria of each scholarship.
High School Floral Design Scholarship Applications must be completed and received at the Texas Floral Endowment office no later than February 10, 2012. Recipients will be notified by mail prior to February 28, 2012.

TFE High School Scholarship Application

Testing Information

The following dates and locations have been confirmed for 2018 & 2019

November 3, 2018
Robinson High School
700 West Tate Ave.
Robinson, TX  76706

February 2, 2019
College Station High School
4004 Victoria Ave.
College Station, TX  77845
College Station Registration - Level 1

March 27, 2019
Cy Fair ISD Exhibit Center
11206 West Loop 289
Cypress, TX  77429

April 3, 2019
Region 17 Education Service Center
1111 West Loop 289
Lubbock, TX  79416

April 6, 2019
Big Sandy High School
401 N. Wildcat Dr.
Big Sandy, TX  75755

April 13, 2019
VR Eaton High School
1350 Eagle Blvd
Haslet, TX  76052

April 27, 2019
Skyline High School
7777 Forney Rd.
Dallas, TX  75227

May 1, 2019
Klein Cain High School
10201 Spring Cypress Rd.
Houston, TX  77070

May 29, 2019
James Madison High School
5005 Stahl Road
San Antonio, TX  78247

Knowledge Base

Please pay attention to the due dates listed on the registration forms and above. Each date is set to allow for time to order product and supplies. No registration forms will be accepted after the listed date!

For more information, telephone the Texas State Florists' Association at 512.834.0361


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