Gifted and Talented Information
GT REFERRAL WINDOW NOW OPEN
(AUGUST 11, 2021-SEPTEMBER 30, 2021)
Students eligible for fall evaluation
- Currently enrolled FBISD students in grades K-11.
- Students who are not identified for gifted and talented services in FBISD in any content area.
Use this link to submit a referral: GT Fall Testing Referral Form
The Gifted and Talented Testing referral window is August 11- September 30, 2021. Referrals are submitted online. Please use the link above.
Students will be given a Cognitive Abilities Test in during the testing window of November 1-12, 2021. Parent notification letters will be mailed home in February, 2021. If a student is identified and qualifies for gifted services, their services will begin the following school year (August, 2022) with the exception of kindergarten students. If a kindergarten student qualifies, his/her services will begin on March 1, 2022.
Please note: ALL 2nd grade students who are not currently identified as Gifted/Talented will given the same test as part of the district's Universal Screener to help identify 2nd grade students for the gifted program. This testing window is October 25-29, 2021.
Click on the following links for more information about Gifted and Talented:
For questions, please contact Karen Powell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 281-634-4324.