Important Dates

September:

  • September 19th: On this night I will be providing information to parents of 5th graders on the gifted screening, identification process, selection, and placement. Please join me in the NCES library @ 5:30 pm. See you then!
  • September 25th: All NCES 5th graders will be screened for gifted identification. (There will be an information night on middle school programs such as Old Donation School (ODS) and Middle Years Program (MYP) on a later date)

October:

  • October 18th: On this night I will be providing information to parents of 1st graders on the gifted screening, identification process, selection, and placement. Please join me in the NCES library @ 5:30 pm. See you then!
  • October 23rd: All NCES 1st graders will be screened for gifted identification.

November:

  • November 8th: Middles School programs information night at Glenwood ES @6:30pm.
  • November 13th: All gifted application for identification must be completed by 4pm for students in grades 2nd- 4th.

**If your child is applying to ODS (Old Donation School) and the application is completed on or before the 13th of November, they will be tested. However, the application will not be sent until Feb./March. **

December:

  • December 8th: All NCES in grades 2nd-4th that have completed an application, will be tested for gifted identification.

**If your child is applying to ODS (Old Donation School) and the application was completed on or before the 13th of November, they will be tested. However, the application will not be sent until Feb./March. **

February:

  • February 1st: All gifted application for ODS must be completed by 4pm for students in grades 2nd-5th.

March:

  • March 1st: All gifted application for identification must be completed by 4pm for students in grade 1.
  • March 20th: All NCES 1st graders whose parents have completed an application, will be tested for gifted identification.
  • **If your first grade child is applying to ODS (Old Donation School) and the application must be completed on or before the 1st of March. You must select ODS on the gifted application to be considered for ODS **