Fall GATE OLSAT Test will be available to 3rd – 8th grade students the week of October 17th.
Spring GATE Testing 3rd – 7th Grade – Week of March 3, 2023
2nd Grade Testing – April 2023, during CAASPP testing
There are three ways to qualify for GATE in Jefferson Elementary School District:
Earn a qualifying score on the Otis-Lennon School Ability Test (OLSAT), meet the district CAASPP Score criteria, or through the teacher
recommendation/portfolio process. Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) testing is open to second through eighth graders who have not taken the
OLSAT 8 in the past three years.**GATE TESTING will be held October 18th, 2022:2nd-3rd Grade: 2:00-3:00 PM in F04 (Finton's room)4th-8th Grade: 3:00-4:00 PM in F02 (Walther's room)Parents are responsible for student transportation for testing after school. Parents can contact the office and ask for a gate application or they can apply online at: https://www.