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Teachers, Parents, and Students can ALL refer for consideration to the Explorers Program.

If you would like your child to take the CogAT test please fill out, sign, and return this permission form GT Services Director, Dorothy Dawson. [email protected]  Permission Form

Referrals can be made by clicking here for the online form

Please consider the student's needs by reviewing this document

Once a student is referred, the following process will be followed:

  1. Existent test data will be collected.
  2. Parents will give permission to test their students.
  3. Students will be scheduled to take the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT).
  4. Initial testing results will be mailed to parents.
  5. The GT Advisory Committee will convene to blindly review student portfolios, which include work samples, testing data, and teacher/parent referrals. It is the GT Advisory Committee that recommends students for identification.
  6. Families will receive a letter with the decision of the GT Advisory Committee.