Key Dates for the Application Process for 2019-2020

January 28 & 29 (we host four meetings, choose one day and time that works best for you) 

    • Information Meetings in the East Middle School cafeteria 
      • 4:30 - 5:30 pm
      • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • We highly recommend interested students and parents attend a meeting. Questions will be answered and applications will be available at the meetings. 
  • Challenge Program Application window opens and applications available
    • Application includes:
      • Student Questionnaire
      • Parent Questionnaire
      • Educator Packet and Recommendation
      • Student Assessment History
      • CogAT Test

February 11 & February 18 (registration for a session will be available in January)
    • CogAT testing for all Challenge Program applicants
        • Monday, February 11 at Chipeta Elementary (one session available) 
            • 8:30 - 11:00am
        • Monday, February 18 at East Middle School (two sessions available)
            • 8:30 - 11:00am
            • 1:00 - 3:30pm
        • Bring a book, snack and water bottle  
          • Chipeta: from the parking lot, enter through the west doors into the cafeteria 
          • East:  from Hill or Gunnison, enter through the main doors to the cafeteria

March 1
    • 2:45pm - Application deadline for Challenge Program

April 12
    • Notification letters mailed to accepted students, wait-listed students, and all other applicants

April 22
    • 5th grade orientation at East