Gifted and Talented Education (GATE)

GATE Coordinator: Mrs. Amy Regardie aregardie@powayusd.com

!! The GATE Testing Registration window ended November 30th, 2018 !!
GATE Testing took place on January 15, 2019!

 

The purpose of the GATE services in the Poway Unified School District is to identify and motivate highly able students to realize their full potential. Gifted students are higher level thinkers who demonstrate depth, originality, and creativity in their thoughts. GATE students have common characteristics but often unique needs. In order to meet the needs of GATE students all day, classroom teachers differentiate the curriculum as needed. Differentiated instruction is individualized based on what the student is showing in class. Some techniques utilized in the classrooms at Chaparral Elementary are cluster grouping, varying the pace of instruction, compacting the curriculum, higher level questioning, and activities that are open ended.


2018-2019 GATE Testing Information

Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) involves services for students whose cognitive needs may require

modified classroom curriculum and instruction to accommodate their learning differences and ensure their

achievement. Parents may request GATE testing for students in grades 2-7. 

 
Test Date (only 1 test opportunity) Request Submission Window

        SCHOOL SITE /SCHOOL DAY TESTING             
 
January 15, 2019
 
September 10  through   
November 30, 2018

 



To request GATE testing for your child, complete a GATE Parent Questionnaire/Test Consent form online through the PUSD GATE webpage https://onlinereg.powayusd.com/GateSurvey/
 
NOTE: Requests for GATE Testing will only be taken during the 
request submission window dates.
 
If you have questions, please contact your child’s school office.


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