My name is Gayle Barron, GT Specialist at both Willis Lane Elementary and South Keller Intermediate schools. This is my 12th year teaching and challenging gifted students.
GT Testing and Screening
Hot off the press! The new GT Testing and Screening Calendar for 2012-13 has been published. In a nutshell, here are the important dates and deadlines:
Kindergarten Screening (all KISD kindergarten students) - Sept 4 - Nov 2, 2012
Nomination Deadline - Nov 26, 3:00 pm (no late referrals accepted)
Testing Dec 3 - 14, 2012
GRADES 1 - 11
Nomination Deadline - April 15, 2013, 3:00 pm (no late referrals accepted)
GT Testing April 29 - May 10, 2013
New to KISD? Identified as GT in previous district? Throughout the year, as new students enroll in KISD, the Admission Review Exit Campus Committee will review documentation of GT testing and placement.
More information can be found at the KISD Advanced Academics - Gifted and Talented page:
Note from Keller ISD: If you receive a flyer it has either been approved by our campus (example: PTA fundraiser) or by the district’s Communications Department (example: Non-profit organization conducts after-school sports clinic).
Need to reach me? Here's the scoop:
You can CALL me, but please note that I travel between campuses, and retrieve voice mail messages when on each campus. You'll receive a faster reply by email:
Willis Lane Elementary
1620 Willis Lane, Keller, TX 76248
South Keller Intermediate
201 Bursey Road, Keller, TX 76248
If sending a fax, please follow up with an email, as our fax machines aren't always reliable.
Check out my LINKS on the right → and frequently updated DOCUMENTS
(including photos) in the column on the ← left.
Campus news will be posted in ANNOUNCEMENTS ↓ below.
It's a joy and a privilege to challenge each of my exceptional GT students in EXCEL classes again this year at both Willis Lane Elementary and South Keller Intermediate.
Gayle Barron, GT Specialist