GT Eligibility Timeline

  • IMPORTANT GT DATES (2019-2020)

    FALL ELIGIBILITY CYCLE:

    October 1

    GT referrals due

    October 16 

    Permission to Evaluate forms due

    Oct. 1 – Dec. 2

    GT Testing/Portfolio Development

    December 5 

    Portfolio Evaluation

    December 10 

    Eligibility Meetings

    December 13 

    Eligibility letters mailed home

                            

    SPRING ELIGIBILITY CYCLE:

    February 3

    GT referrals due

    February 12

    Permission to Evaluate forms due

    Feb. 17 – March 30

    GT Testing/Portfolio Development

    April 17 

    Portfolio Evaluation

    April 21

    Eligibility Meetings

    May 1 

    Eligibility letters mailed home

                            

    OTHER GT DATES:

    • GT Referral Info Session: September 9, 2019, 7 pm in the Baldwin Elementary School Cafeteria
    • K-4 GT Open House: Monday, September 16, 2019, 6-7 pm in the Haydon Elementary School Library
    • NNAT3 Testing Window: January 6 – April 24, 2020

    Forms may be completed and mailed or faxed to:

    Anthony Vargas
    Supervisor of Gifted and Talented

    P.O. Box 520
    Manassas, VA 20108
    Tel: 571-377-6088
    Fax: 571-292-3551

     

    Transfer Students

    Parent(s)/guardian(s) of transfer students already identified as GT in another school system should contact Anthony Vargas after enrolling in MCPS.  Be ready to provide a copy of previous testing and identification information. Every attempt will be made not to duplicate testing that is deemed valid and reliable. Decisions regarding transfer students are handled on a case-by-case basis and parent(s)/guardian(s) will be notified of a placement decision or whether or not additional information/testing is needed.