GATES: Identification Windows

GATES Identification Windows (Grades 4-12)

Fall:  First week of December

Parent nominations for GATES Fall ID are due the first Mon in October to building GATES Coordinators. 

Spring:  End of April - Beginning of May

Parent nominations for GATES Spring ID are due the first Mon in February to building GATES Coordinators.

Visual and Performing Arts (grades 4-12):  First week in March 

Parent nominations for VPA ID are due the first Mon in February to building GATES Coordinators.


To nominate your child, please download the GATES Parent Nomination Form from the GATES Documents & Forms page, complete and return to your child’s teacher by the posted dates above.  

Multiple criteria are considered and evidence gathered in the evaluation of each student which requires adequate time to represent each child thoroughly.  

Nominations received after the above published dates will be reviewed in the next nomination period.  

For more information, please visit the GATES Frequently Asked Questions section on this website.