GATE TESTING INFORMATION

9/8/2017
GATE Testing Registration window ends November 30th.  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. 
 

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.

2017-2018 GATE Testing Information

Test Window (only 1 test opportunity)

Request Submission Window

SCHOOL SITE/SCHOOL DAY TESTING
January 23, 2018

@ Deer Canyon during the day
 

September 5- November 30, 2017*

 
*Requests for GATE testing will only be taken
during the request submission dates.

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 the office.
For more information please see the  PUSD DISTRICT GATE WEBSITE


 

 

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