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Ferris Independent School District

GT Referral Process

First page of the PDF file: GTReferralAnnouncment-English
First page of the PDF file: GTReferralAnnouncment-Spanish

How Do I Refer a Student?

Referrals for the Gifted and Talented Program will be accepted beginning September 22, 2023. Any student in grades 1-12 is eligible to be referred by a teacher, parent, or community member. This process includes multiple and specific criteria as required by the Texas Education Agency. All referred students are screened, the scores are tallied on a matrix, and qualifying students are identified. 

  • Referral window opens at 8:00AM on Friday, September 22, 2023. 
  • Referral window closes at 3:00PM on Friday, October 20, 2023.

Frequently Asked Questions