Current Nomination/Testing Period
Results for the Fall Testing Period will be mailed out no later than December 13, 2013.
GT nomination period for testing in the 2013-2014 school year is currently open.
Information given below.
Nominations forms are now available for the 2013 - 2014 school year.
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
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.
If you are unable to complete the electronic form above, you may print the nomination form below and turn it in to Cookie Curry at the administration building before the due date.