The testing window for placement in Granite School District’s Advanced Learner Programs for the 2022-2023 school year will be October 4th – December 10th for grades 3-6, and January 3rd – March 10th for grades K-2. Testing at Upland Terrace will occur on November 16 & 18 for grades 3-4 and 5th graders entering junior high next year. It is not necessary to have your child tested each year. However, children who want to be considered for placement in the Advanced Learning Center Program at Morningside must participate this year in the assessments. In addition, students entering junior high who are interested in taking Gifted and Talented classes in junior high must be tested this year. It is not necessary for students planning to register for honors classes in junior high to be tested. If you would like your child to participate in the Advanced Learner testing please notify your teacher by November 1.
This week we are reading a new book I just bought for the library, Are You Scared Darth Vader? by Adam Rex, who is the author of the highly popular The Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors and the 2022 ...