LovejoyIndependent School District

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Now Accepting Pre-Kindergarten - 12th Grade Tuition Based Enrollment  Contact:  stacey_dillon@lovejoyisd.net                                                                                                                       #lovewhereyoulearn

Gifted and Talented

Philosophy

Lovejoy ISD is committed to providing a world-class education to all students. Gifted and talented students receive instruction in designated gifted and talented classes 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
(updated 8/30/2018)
  
Kindergarten Parent Meetings
December 3 and December 12, 2018
9:00 AM or 6:00 PM
Administration Building
(select one meeting- session information repeats)
 
2018-2019 Kindergarten Referrals
PowerSchool Referral form opens December 3, 2018
Referrals due January 11, 2019
Testing: Saturday, February 2, 2019 and Saturday, February 16, 2019
Testing will be at Lovejoy Elementary School by appointment
Parents must complete the referral form in PowerSchool 
 
2019-2020 Spring Referrals
Grades 1-12 referrals open February 1, 2019
All referrals due March 8, 2019
Testing for students in grades 1-12 will be at Sloan Creek Intermediate School. 
Testing Dates: Saturday March 30, 2019 and Saturday, April 13, 2019
 
Kindergarten will not attend these testing sessions.
 
Information Meetings
Dates For Spring Announced Soon
Lovejoy ISD Administration Building, Board Room
9:00 am or 4:30 pm (session topic repeats)
 
2018-2019 Fall Referrals
Grades 1-12 referrals open August 13, 2018
All referrals due September 7, 2018
Testing for students in grades 1-12 will be at Sloan Creek Intermediate School. 
Testing Dates: Saturday, September 15, 2018 and Saturday, September 22, 2018
*Kindergarten students are not tested at this time*
  
  
Contacts
 Brie Smith, Director of Advanced Academics
Kari Lockhart, Advanced Academics Coordinator