• Gifted and Talented Information



    (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



    Fort Bend ISD Gifted & Talented Website


    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:


    MWE Gifted/Talented Parent Flyer


    Typical Child Development Compared to Gifted Child Development


    Characteristics of GT vs. High Achievers









    For questions, please contact Karen Powell at karen.powell@fortbendisd.com or 281-634-4324.