Gifted & Talented Services @ LEISD

GT Spring Testing for 2020

Update Due to COVID-19

Spring GT testing will continue in the Fall of 2020 for those students who were recommended by the March 4, 2020 deadline. GT screening and testing will begin the week of August 31 for in-school and at-home learners. If your child did not make this deadline, you may recommend them in the Spring of 2021.


In-school Learners:

These students will be tested at their home campus in small group settings (3 or fewer) to ensure social distancing. Students 10 years and older, GT Specialists, and all other staff will wear a face covering at all times. Students will be placed 6 feet apart at minimum during assessments and social distancing will be encouraged at all times.




At-Home Learners:

Parents of at-home learners will be contacted by a GT Specialist with appointment options. These at-home learners will be screened/tested at the now closed Lakeside Middle School campus in the Learning Annex located at 450 Lobo Lane, Little Elm, TX 75068. Assessments will be proctored by trained GT Specialists only and in small group settings (3 or fewer) to ensure social distancing. Students 10 years and older, GT Specialists, and all other staff will wear a face covering at all times. Students will be placed 6 feet apart at minimum during assessments and social distancing will be encouraged at all times.

2020-2021 Spring GT Recommendation Window: February 15-March 3, 2021

Parents & Guardians of Current 1st-11th Grade Students

LEISD accepts recommendations for the Gifted and Talented Program during our Spring Testing Window. Parents, teachers, guardians, or peers who would like to recommend a 1st-11th grade student for GT screening must download, complete, and submit the attached Parent Checklist/Permission to Test form to their campus secretary. Students may also recommend themselves for GT screening.


Please return completed forms to your campus secretary by 4:00 pm on March 3, 2021. Recommendations will not be accepted beyond this due date.


All forms will be reviewed by the LEISD GT Committee to determine if students meet district eligibility requirements and qualify for further GT services.

Click Here to Download Parent Checklist & Permission to Test Forms

Estimados padres & tutores legales de estudiantes de 1er - 11vo grado

LEISD acepta recomendaciones para el Programa de Dotados y Talentosos durante nuestra Ventana de Pruebas de Primavera. Padres de familia, maestros, tutores legales, o compañeros de escuela que deseen recomendar a un estudiante de 1er - 11 vo grado para ser evaluado, deberán descargar, completar, y entregar la forma adjuntas Hoja de referencia/Solicitud de permiso a la secretaria de la escuela a la que asiste su alumno(a).


Favor de entregar las formas completas antes o el día viernes 3 de marzo del 2021 a las 4:00 pm a la secretaria de la escuela que asiste su hijo(a). No se aceptarán solicitudes después de esta fecha límite.


Todos los formularios serán revisados por el Comité LEISD GT para determinar si los estudiantes cumplen con los requisitos de elegibilidad del distrito y si califican para recibir más servicios GT.

Presione aquí para descargar la hoja de referencia y solicitud de permiso