Current Nomination/Testing Period
GT Committees will finish meetng on Friday and letters to parents of all students nominated for spring screening will go out on Friday Afternoon, June 6, 2014.
GT nomination period for testing in the 2013-2014 school year is closed.
Nomination Forms for the 2014-2015 school year will be available shortly.
Nominations for the 2013-2014 school year are closed.
If you are interested in nominating a student in grades K - 6, please contact the student’s homeroom teacher to discuss whether or not he/she would be a good candidate for testing. If you are interested in nominating a student in grades 7-12, contact the school counselor. The Bright vs. Gifted download (click the link) contains helpful information for determining whether to nominate a student.
If you decide to nominate a student, complete the Electronic Nomination Form for the appropriate age group from the Nomination Forms section below. If you are unable to complete the form online, you may download and print the Nomination Form, complete, and return to the student's homeroom teacher, the student's campus office, or Cookie Curry at the Lindale I.S.D. Administration Building (P.O. Box 370 Lindale, TX 75771).
The forms will be processed and parents will receive a parent survey to complete as well as a letter detailing the evaluation portion of the nomination process. After data is gathered, the committee will meet to discuss the data and determine the best educational environment for the student based on that data. Noticfication of the results will be mailed no later than December 20th for grades 6-12 fall testing, February 28th for kindergarten testing and by May 30th for grades 1-11 spring testing sessions. If you have any additional questions, you may contact the district GT coordinator, Lisa Vader, at (903) 881-4200.
Electronic Nomination Submission Is NOW Available
Forms for testing in the 2014 -2015 school year will be available shortly.
Electronic Nomination is the perferred method of submission. Click on the form for the correct age group and complete. The nomination will automatically be submitted for the entered student. Parents/Guardians will receive additional information by mail to be completed and returned. ALL LISD TEACHERS MUST USE THE ELECTRONIC NOMINATION FORM.
Elementary (grades 1-5) Electronic GT Nomination Form
Secondary (grades 6-12) Electronic GT Nomination Form
If you are unable to complete the electronic form above, please contact Lisa Vader firstname.lastname@example.org or 903-881-4200 to request a printed Nomination Form.