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Gifted and Talented

Philosophy

Lovejoy ISD is committed to providing a world-class education to all students. Gifted and talented students benefit from designated gifted and talented courses with an emphasis on depth and complexity, project-based learning, and opportunities to make connections locally and globally.

Identified gifted and talented students demonstrate abilities in original and creative thinking, exceptionally high achievement, and are self-directed learners. Gifted and talented students often pursue an area of interest or passion through Independent Studies and the Texas Performance Standards Projects.
 
Important Dates
 
 Grades 1-12 referrals due September 16, 2016 (for 2nd semester placement)
Please note: Testing for these grade levels will take place Saturday, October 15 and/or Saturday, October 22, 2016. Morning and afternoon test sessions are available.
Kindergarten will not attend October 15 or October 22 testing sessions.
 
Kindergarten referrals due October 14, 2016 (services begin by March 1, 2017)
Kindergarten testing begins in November.
 
2017-2018 Referrals
 
Grades 1-12 due March 31, 2017
Testing for students entering grades 1-5 will be Saturday, April 22 and Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Sloan Creek Intermediate School.
Testing for students entering grades 6-12 will be Saturday, April 8 and Saturday, April 22 OR 29 at Willow Springs Middle School.
Kindergarten will not attend these testing sessions.