Welcome to G.A.T.E.Ways!
G.A.T.E.Ways is the name of the Gifted Education Services program in Forest Hills Public Schools. We strive to meet the needs of all learners with different levels of service. We have instructors in all K-6 buildings who work with students to help them achieve their individual potential. Our middle school grades 7-8 offer Challenge classes. The videos and documents below are your “gateway” to learning more about our elementary and middle school programs.
- K-6 Cluster Grouping Informational Video
- K-6 Gifted Testing and the Schoolwide Cluster Grouping Model (FAQ)
- Middle School Challenge Class 7-8 – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
G.A.T.E.Ways K-5 Program Information
Additional Testing Information
If you wish to have your child retested, or tested for the first time (students in grades 2, 3, 4, and 5), please contact Christina Mendoza at firstname.lastname@example.org for registration forms.
Sixth Grade Information for Challenge Classes
The application for screening has closed. Screening for 2017-18 middle school challenge classes has begun. Testing occurs during the month of March, and results will be shared in early June after all data is analyzed.
If you have any questions regarding the G.A.T.E.Ways program or Challenge classes, please e-mail Christina Mendoza at email@example.com or contact her at 616-493-8575.