The Office of Student Enrollment welcomes you to Gifted & Talented Admissions!
Gifted & Talented testing begins in January 2016. The deadline to submit a Request for Testing form was November 12, 2015. Late submissions are not accepted.
All pre-K and non-public school families will receive postal mail or email confirmation of the scheduled testing site, date, and time by mid-December.
Students in kindergarten through grade two at public schools will find out their testing date from their current school; you will know at least two school days before testing occurs.
Prepare your students for these assessments by taking practice tests in the G&T Program Handbook. Handbooks are also available in:
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Gifted & Talented (G&T) programs are one way that the NYC Department of Education supports the needs of exceptional students. G&T programs aim to deliver accelerated, rigorous, and specialized instruction aligned to Common Core Learning Standards (CCLS). Students entering kindergarten through third grade are eligible to participate in G&T admissions. Children must pass an assessment to be eligible to apply to G&T programs.
There are two types of G&T programs:
Read the G&T handbooks and the Score Report FAQs for details about G&T programs and admissions. You can also sign up for G&T email updates.G&T resources are also available in translation:
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Find your zoned elementary school and other schools in your district or borough.
Learn about key dates and events this school year.
Sign up to receive email updates about G&T Admissions.
Many of our resources and publications are available in 9 languages.
Learn about accessibility and view the list of functionally accessible schools.
If you have questions about Gifted & Talented Admissions, please call (718) 935-2009 or email ESEnrollment@schools.nyc.gov.