Information on Some Unique Courses
This program is reserved for students who are identified as gifted as shown by testing in the 95th percentile or higher in any of the three approved areas on a state-approved gifted exam or who have a FSIQ score of 132+.
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Graduates of the DVUSD Renaissance Highly Gifted Academy
Application & TimelinesApplication for the 2022-23 school year: LinkRound One application due by: January 28th 2022
For your best chance of obtaining a spot in this program, please apply in Round One
Part of the application requires Gifted Student Applicants: to submit a short answer response on why they would like to be part of the Mountain Ridge Gifted Academy. Include expectations for the academy, what contributions they will make as a member, and how they believe gifted services at the high school level will be most beneficial to them.
Current DVUSD students already have their gifted scores in our PowerSchool system and should
not have to supply more documentation in the application. If for some reason we do not have the scores,
you will be contacted after filling out the application.
Students not enrolled in DVUSD will need to have parents send their gifted identification scores