• DEADLINE: March 10, 2022  3:30 PM

    Entering Kindergarten 2022-23 Gifted & Talented Application


    GT Testing Window: Wednesdays April 6 - May 4, 2022


    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: West University Elementary must be your student's zoned HISD campus in order to test with us. Please verify your address and zoned school before submitting your application: http://findaschool.houstonisd.org. Students who applied for, and were tested with HISD for Vanguard/Magnet Entering Kindergarten 2022-2023, are not eligible to be re-tested. Students are allowed to test only once in a 12-month period.


    All of the required items listed below, including the Parent Recommendation form, must accompany this application and be dropped off at West University Elementary School. Please bring copies of your documentation in a large envelope or folder with your student's name on the front. We will start processing applications on March 11, 2022. Once processed, you will receive an email to schedule a testing time for your student. If you have not received an email to reserve a GT testing slot by March 22, 2022, please email our GT Coordinator, Ms. Wheelock bwheeloc@houstonisd.org.  


    • Birth certificate (Child must be 5 years of age by 9/1/2022)
    • Parent Recommendation Form (only one accepted)
    • Proof of HISD residency (current utility bill, lease agreement, property tax receipt, or Statement of Residency)
    • Special Services documentation (if applicable)