September 7, 2017 – Katy ISD fifth graders who are not currently identified as part of the Elementary Challenge Program have the opportunity to be screened for the Gifted and Talented Program, which begins during the student’s sixth grade year. Secondary gifted program options are available in the following subjects: English, Reading, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies. Students can be screened in any or all of these content areas.
To refer a child for screening, a Secondary Parent Checklist must be completed and returned to the student’s elementary campus by September 21, 2017. Checklists may be requested on campus or accessed via the Katy ISD GT and Advanced Academics web page.
Testing will take place at your child’s campus in October and November. Placement decisions will be notified via mail.