Who: Students in current grades K-4 who excel in academic subjects and are performing significantly ahead of their grade level peers. For help in determining whether your child is gifted, here is an article that may offer some guidance.
When: March 21 – April 29, 2016
Where: All Mount Laurel elementary schools
How: Parent nomination forms can be printed out here and are also available in your school office. Forms must be returned to your school office no later than April 29. A portfolio will be created for each candidate and will include: Parent nomination form, teacher recommendation, a School Ability Index, and content area assessments. Testing will begin in May/June 2016.
Parents please note:
Re-nomination is only necessary if your child is currently in Pre-G.A.P. Grade 2 and you wish him/her to be considered for entry to the G.A.P. program for Grade 3.
If your child is already in Pre-G.A.P. in grades K and 1, and G. A. P. Grades 3 and 4, parent nomination is not required.
Summer 2015: Decisions regarding Pre-G.A.P. and G.A.P. admissions will be sent via US mail.