1.   Teacher referral
2.   Parent or knowledgeable person's referral
3.   Current achievement scores in reading, language, and/or math
4.   Current ability scores in verbal and/or quantitative and nonverbal
Testing is done in the fall (for transfer students) and spring. Parents are notified in writing as to the outcome of the screening as soon as scores are determined.
CALENDAR 2012-13
August 31--Referrals accepted for any student identified in previous school division with specific academic aptitude in language arts, science and/or math.
January 16--Referrals due for specific academic aptitude in language arts, math, and/or science.