Application window will be from November 11th to December 2nd
Frequently Asked Questions
I would like to have my child assessed for the GATE program how can I get information?
Attend the GATE Parent Information Meeting on November 16, 2023.
Where can I get an application?
Download the GATE application from the link above and submit completed application to Coming soon! (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Applications will be available from November 17th through
January 4, 2024.
Applications are also available at the District Reception Desk
When are the assessments?
Administered test for students who are currently in 1 - 7 grade will be held at South/West Park Elementary. Students are assessed once a year, it is an online assessment. There is no fee for TUSD students and there is a $50.00 fee for students who reside outside of TUSD. Families will be informed of date, time and location of assessment by mail at the end of December.
What is the name of the administered test?
Naglieri Nonverbal Ability Test – Third Edition (NNAT3) it is an online assessment.
If qualified would my child need to leave our home school?
Yes, our GATE program is a magnet program held at South/West Park Elementary School for 2 – 5 GATE. Williams Middle School and Monte Vista Middle School also have GATE Core classes.GATE students attend at their zone middle school. Non-district GATE Students will automatically be placed at Monte Vista Middle School for grades 6 - 8.