• Important Dates

     

    2018-2019 

    IMPORTANT TAG

    IDENTIFICATION AND SCREENING DATES

     

    Sept. 5 –Nov. 15

    PGCPS Teacher and Self (student)  Nomination Window - Grades 2 and 4 - 7

    (1st and 3rd graders are test nominated via cognitive ability testing.)

    All test data is good for 2 years.

    First time PGCPS registrants in grades 2, 4, and 5 will be tested – date to be determined.

    Parent and Teacher Nominated students MUST meet a criteria for retesting in grades 5 – 8)

    Sept. 5 – Jan. 15

    Parent Nomination Window - Grades 2 and 4 - 7

    (1st and 3rd graders are test nominated via cognitive ability testing.)

    All test data is good for 2 years.

    First time PGCPS registrants in grades 2, 4, and 5 will be tested – date to be determined.

    Retesting in grades 5- 8 students MUST meet a specific criteria

    Sept. 5 – Oct. 1

    AP 5111.11 Early Entrance to First Grade Observation Window

    Oct. 2 - 20

    AP 5111.11 Early Entrance to First Grade Test Request Window

    TBD

    3rd Grade  OLSAT Testing Window – Universal Testing  

    Students already TAG identified will not be tested

    TBD

    2nd, 4th, and 5th Grade New PGCPS  Registrants  OLSAT Testing Window (First year in PGCPS)

    Nov. 5

    Application for TAG testing/screening of private school students available.  Go to

    www.pgcps1.org/tag/ for more details.

    TBD

    1st Grade OLSAT  Testing Window – Universal Testing

    Nov. 30

    AP 5111.11 Report on Early Entrance to First Grade Form, Attachment 2, due to the TAG Office

    The First week of January

    LOTTERY application available at http://www1.pgcps.org/lottery/index.aspx?id=127410

    Jan. 11

    TAG Testing and Screening for Private School Students Application is due via U.S. mail  by 5:00 pm

    Jan. 16

    Deadline for all TAG Testing requests.  No tests will be sent after this date.

    Feb. 7

    Deadline for TAG Coordinators to submit all TAG screening paperwork to TAG Office

    (students nominated by parents, teachers, and universal testing)

    Feb. 9

    Private School/Homeschool TAG Testing (no walk ins)

    March 12

    Lottery application Deadline - http://www1.pgcps.org/lottery/index.aspx?id=127410

    Students must be TAG identified by PGCPS and apply to the lottery by the deadline to be eligible to attend the TAG Center Program.  Placements are made based on home address.  Use Schoolfinder to identify the program boundary school.

      

    TAG Center Showcase 2019 JPEG

     

    • PGCPS Specialty Programs Lottery application which includes the TAG Center Program - http://specialty.pgcps.org/