• Gifted Identification Testing - Deer Valley identifies students for placement into gifted programs based on identification from a state-approved gifted assessment, using age-level norms.  Students are identified in the areas of Verbal, Quantitative, and Nonverbal reasoning.  Deer Valley uses the following assessments to place students into one or more gifted programs: Kaufman Assessment Battery for Children (KABC-II NU), Naglieri Noverbal Abilities Test (NNAT3), Naglieri General Abilities Test (NGAT), and Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT).

      Click on the link below for district testing calendar and registration:

    2023-2024 DVUSD Gifted Testing Info and Registration