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Advanced Academics Program

Kindergarten Screening Window              November 7-18, 2016

All kindergarten students whose parents have given permission to test as part of the enrollment process will be screened for this program.  Students who meet or exceed the target score on the screener will be given additional tests to determine whether or not they qualify for placement in the Developmental Talent Pool. Services for qualifying students will begin on March 1, 2017.

Nomination Window for Grades 1-11        January 6-27, 2017

Testing will occur during the spring semester on each campus during the school day. Parents and principals will be notified of the results in June 2017. 

Contact your school counselor during the nomination window to nominate a student for the Developmental Talent Pool (Grade 1) or the Advanced Academics Program (Grades 2-11). Services for qualifying students will start at the beginning of the 2017-2018 school year.


 Informational Websites
Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented
National Association for Gifted Children
Bright Learners vs. Gifted Learners