• Welcome to SEARCH:
     
    (Seeking Educational Alternatives to Reach and Challenge Higher level thinking)
     
     
     
    thinking cap                          search                            game cube
     
     
    Important Dates: 
     
     

    FUTURA (2019-2020): 4th & 5th Grade - Friday, 9/6/19 - Start Date

                                           Belmont Station Elementary - Mr. Chris Zierk

     

    FUTURA Back To School Night: Stay Tuned!

     
     
    3rd Grade Eligibility Letters will be mailed:
    4th/5th Grade Eligibility Letters will be mailed:
     
     
     
     
     
     *NNAT2 Testing:  Please see your child's 3rd grade teacher's schedule below:
     
    Gilhooley - Friday, 10/4/19, 10:00-10:45 AM
    Sorensen - Friday, 10/4/19, 12:30-1:15 PM
    Schurr -     Wednesday, 10/9/19, 10:45-11:30 AM
    Gauthier -  Wednesday, 10/9/19, 1:30-2:15 PM 
    Walko -      Friday, 10/11/19, 12:30-1:15 PM
     
     

    * Please look for NNAT2 scores in backpacks on November 11, 2019.

     

     

     

    For Parents of 3rd and 4th Grade Students

     
     

    District Referrals - Students with qualifying test scores on the CogAT and/or NNAT will receive a district referral via US mail the last week in January 2020. With parent permission (via a signed referral form returned to school SEARCH teacher), these students will be evaluated for gifted services.

     

    Parent Referrals - Parents of students who did not receive a district referral letter, but who wish to have their children evaluated for gifted services, may submit a parent referral form to their child's SEARCH teacher from January 27-February 7, 2020.

     

    For Parents of 5th Grade Students

     

     

    Parents of 5th grade students who wish to have their children evaluated for gifted services in middle school, may submit a parent referral form to their child's SEARCH teacher from January 27-February 7, 2020

     

     Click here to visit the LCPS Gifted Education Website.

     

     
     
    Frequently Asked Questions: 
     
     
     
    • WordMasters Challenge Permission Forms due: Friday, 10/18/19 (Resource #5).
    • WordMasters Challenge Word List 1-Friday, 10/11/19 (Resource #5) or SEARCH webpage.
    • WordMasters Challenge Meet #1 (2019-2020)-Thursday, 11/21/19, NLE Cafe'- 8:00AM.  

     

     

    • UVA 2020 Saturday Enrichment Program- On-line applications & more program information available at: http://curry.virginia.edu/sep (This link is provided for information purposes only and is not an advertisement or endorsement by LCPS. All responsibility for inquiries, applications, and/or participation is solely that of parents or guardians.) 
    • UVA 2020 Summer Enrichment Program-Flyer & Application (This link is provided for information purposes only and is not an advertisement or endorsement by LCPS. All responsibility for inquiries, applications, and/or participation is solely that of parents or guardians.)  
    • SIG-Summer Institute for the Gifted-Flyer & Application (This link is provided for information purposes only and is not an advertisement or endorsement by LCPS. All responsibility for inquiries, applications, and/or participation is solely that of parents or guardians.)