• 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.

     

     

     

    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 first week in TBA 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 TBA,  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 TBA,  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.)