Students who score a the 97th percentile on an the Cognitive Abilities Test (Or another approved test) will be placed in the appropriate program. The test has three areas (verbal, quantitative, and spacial thinking). Students scoring at the 95th percentile in verbal or quantitative will be placed on a provisional basis.
Testing:Students currently enrolled in a Deer Valley school have the opportunity to be tested for gifted identification at their home school three times a year. Spring testing will be held atTerramar March/April. This testing is for placement for the next school year. The majority of testing is done at this time. Classroom teachers will have information regarding testing.Please note: Students may only be tested once during a 12 month period.
Testing Information:Fall Testing AugustWinter Testing DecemberSpring Testing will take place in March/AprilPlease contact teacher regarding Testing or e-mail