SLE GT LEAD Updates

January 15, 2016

Spring GT Testing

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Spring testing will involve:


  • 5th grade provisionally placed students (Testing is not needed for currently identified GT LEAD students wanting to attend GT classes in middle school.)
  • 1st - 5th grade students who are not currently participating in GT LEAD
  • Students applying for the ASPIRE Academy at Glenhope E.S. or Cross Timbers M.S.



5th Grade Parent Information Nights: Jan. 19, 6-7PM, Panther Den @ PDEC, 5800 Colleyville Blvd. This meeting could serve very useful and informative as you make decisions concerning your child’s 6th grade coursework. Please plan to attend this information night if you have a 5th grader in GT LEAD and were not able to attend on Jan. 14th.

Accepting Referrals: Jan. 11 - Jan. 22 (available in front office or online and completed for students not currently identified GT and/or students with an aptitude score of 140+ applying to the ASPIRE Academy at CTMS)
Testing : Jan. 25 - Jan. 29



1st - 4th Grade Parent Information Nights: Jan. 28 & Feb. 2, 6-7PM, Panther Den @ PDEC

Accepting Referrals: Feb. 15 - Feb. 26 (available in front office or online and completed for students not currently identified GT and/or students with an aptitude score of 140+ applying to the ASPIRE Academy at Glenhope)
Testing : Feb. 29 - March 11

5th Grade Parents: You may find the following links useful as you and your child make decisions regarding middle school course selection.

*Special Programs Expo, Feb. 16, @CTMS*

*5th Grade Parent Information Night Presentation*

*STEM*

*Dual Language*

*ASPIRE Academy*

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Cindy Garcia GT Specialist at Silver Lake Elementary School