The eligibility requirements may be found here:
Grade 2 ONLY:
The identification process will consist of scores attained on three assessments given to all second grade students: a universal screener, the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT), and Scales for Rating the Behavioral Characteristics or Superior Students (Renzulli Scales).
The CogAT is an online assessment that evaluates the level and pattern of cognitive development and problem-solving abilities using verbal, quantitative, and spatial (nonverbal) reasoning.
Teachers are asked to review the following documents to assist in identifying students:
All grade 3-7 teachers are encouraged to submit the names of any students who exhibit characteristics of giftedness to Lisa Lesiak. Please be sure to submit between March 1st - March 15th. All teacher nominations are due by March 15, 2021. This is a firm deadline.
Download the nomination form by clicking here: Teacher Nomination Form
Once a nomination has been submitted, you can expect an email confirmation outlining further steps.
Nominations may be submitted to Lisa Lesiak via email or interoffice mail.