• Current Elementary (K-5) G/T Referral and Screening Information

    The nomination period will be October 1 - October 31. No late applications will be accepted. This nomination period includes current MISD students, Midland area private schools, and homeschooled students. 

    The application for G/T Screening closed on October 31, 2023. It will open again next October.


    These are not required but are helpful to learn more about the application and screening process. 

    23 - 24 Advanced Academics Program Components

    Testing will begin in November and end by January 19. Students will be pulled from class multiple times for testing on different days. Results will be sent out by mid February through email. The GT Testing calendar can be found here and will be updated throughout the year. Specific class groups and times will not be announced. Your student will be tested on the days the campus is listed on the calendar. Makeups will be scheduled as needed.

    GT Testing Calendar 2023 - 2024 

    Note: All MISD kindergarten, 2nd grade, and 4th grade students will be assessed using a universal screener in September. This does not include students that attend Sam Houston, Lamar, or IDEA Travis. Parents interested in GT services from those campuses must apply in the October application window. 

    Frequently Asked Questions for Kindergarten:

    Kindergarten Nomination FAQ - English

    Kindergarten Nomination FAQ - Spanish 

    Email additional questions about the application process to gifted@midlandisd.net.