Gifted and Talented at Madden Elementary

  • Identified students in grades K-5 are cluster grouped with GT-trained teachers in the core subject areas of English language arts, social studies, science, and mathematics.  Program services for identified Kindergarten students begin March 1 as mandated by the state. 

    Please visit the District GT web page for information on evaluation for GT services. 

  • Winter Virtual Challenge Overview

    The GT department invites families of gifted students to participate in the GT Family Challenge Series.  The challenge theme for the month of December is "Lights, Camera, Create." This challenge allows gifted students the opportunity to use their imagination to create a hands-on product based on an area of interest.  For this challenge, gifted students (grades 1-12) will choose from a list of activities based on their interest and build a product.  Below you will find an activity card with detailed guidelines listed under "Resources." Students are asked to email a video and/or photos of their final product to no later than Friday, January 14, 2022.


     Getting Started

    • Complete registration form on or before Friday, December 10, 2021.
    • Register here: Link to Register
    • Select an activity of interest to complete.
    • Identify household products to use to construct your product for this challenge.
    • Create a "draft or blueprint" of your design.
    • Construct your product.
    • Email a short video of your final product to on or before Friday, January 14, 2022.  
    • Students presentations will be shared via Youtube beginning Monday, January 24, 2022.
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  • January 2022 Parent Newsletter

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  • Spring GT Referral Window (January 5-31, 2022) 



    Students eligible for spring evaluation

    Students eligible for spring evaluation

    • Students enrolled in Fort Bend ISD  on/after October 1, 2021 and prior to January 31, 2022
    • Students who are currently identified and receiving gifted and talented services in FBISD in any content area. (re-evaluation fee required)

     Use this link to submit a referral: GT Spring Testing Referral Form

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District Wide GT Events


  • Madden GT Club on Schoology

    Parents of identified GT students can request access to the 2021-2022 GT Schoology page by emailing

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    • Campus Contact Information

      Campus GT Administrator

      Kristi Durham


      Campus GT Counselor

      Romanda Poore


      Campus Champion of Gifted Services

      Paige Leiker


      Campus PAC Representatives

      Alpakumari Patel

      Ami Patel

      Deepkiran Dhanjal




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  • FBISD Gifted and Talented Services

    Fort Bend ISD Gifted and Talented Services Logo

    General Inquiries

    (281) 634-1357

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