The New York City Department of Education released new information regarding the Gifted and Talented programs for the 2013-2014 school year. Below are details regarding information sessions, handbooks and test centers.
Information sessions about Gifted & Talented admissions for kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade will be held throughout the City this October. The first session will take place on October 22, 2012 at M.S. 113 Ronald Edmonds Learning Center in Brooklyn. A complete schedule of information session dates and locations is available on the New York City Department of Education’s website. Please note: The information session in Queens will be announced later this week.
Gifted & Talented Information Handbooks
Gifted & Talented Handbooks with practice tests and program guidelines are now available on The New York City of Department of Education’s website. Handbooks will be available at Enrollment Offices and public elementary schools starting late next week.
Request for Testing
If you would like to have your child tested for a G&T program, you must submit a Request for Testing form (RFT) by November 9, 2012. We encourage families to submit the form online. For instructions on submitting a paper application, please review the Handbooks. Whether submitting online or in person, be sure to get a receipt!