Gifted and Talented

Gifted and Talented Services

About Gifted & Talented Services

Allen ISD Gifted & Talented Services offers exceptional educational opportunities for K-12 students. Allen ISD Gifted and Talented Services provide academic enrichment to meet the unique social, emotional, and intellectual needs of gifted and talented students. Through the collaboration of students, educators, parents, and community members, we strive to ensure opportunities for students to maximize their potential and develop skills for life-long success. 

Gifted & Talented Testing Registration Open August 10-November 3 (11:59pm), 2023

Families may register their students in grades 1-11 for GT testing in the 2023-2024 school year by completing the "Optional GT Testing Registration" form found under "Online Forms" in Skyward Family Access.

Gifted and talented registration window

Gifted & Talented Services Informational Webinars

Learn more about AISD K-12 GT services in either of our fall informational webinars. Join us via Zoom at 5:30pm on Wednesday, August 30th or Wednesday, October 18th. (Click on the dates for the webinar links). No registration is required. Sessions will repeat and attendance is not required. If you are unable to attend, a session will be recorded and posted below.

District Gifted/Talented Testing Statement

Allen ISD will provide students an opportunity to participate in assessment for GT services once per academic year. Per the Texas State Plan for the Education of Gifted/Talented Students, Allen ISD's gifted/talented identification and assessment procedures and qualification criteria consist of a minimum of three quantitative and qualitative measures. These include ability and achievement assessments, creative and critical thinking tasks, and parent and teacher input.