2120 E. Naco Vista
(at Cavett Elementary)
Tucson, AZ 85713
fax: (520) 225-1307
In order to increase opportunities for students to participate in GATE, all first and fifth grade students are tested for placement in the program. Parents can opt out of this testing if they prefer that their students are not tested. An opt-out mailer was sent to all first and fifth grade families during the first week of September. The opt-out form must be received by the GATE office by October 5, 2015.
Fifth grade students will be tested at their home schools during the testing period in November 2015.
First grade students will test at their home schools during the testing period in January 2016.
GATE test and placement results will be available in February 2016, and placement invitations will be sent to families of qualifying students in February 2016.
GATE Permission to test forms were mailed to the student's home address during the first week of September for current Kinder, 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 6th graders.
Assessments will be administered at the student's TUSD school of enrollment. Fliers containing specific testing dates will be displayed at your student's TUSD school of enrollment in late October.
Please return your permission to test form by October 5, 2015.
November 2-20, 2015 - 3rd through 6th grade students
January 5-22, 2016 - Kinder through 2nd grade students