Calendar

GATE Calendar  2018-2019
  
September 2018
  • September 11, 2018 - GATE Advisory Committee Meeting, 4:30 - 6:00 PM, Professional Development Academy, 4999 Casa Loma Avenue, Room A
  • September 12, 2018 - GATE Coordinators' Meeting, 4:00 - 5:00 PM, District Office Board Room
  • September 18, 2018 - GATE "Booster Training": Differentiation 101, District Office Room 200
  • September 19, 2018 - GATE Training: Math Enrichment Unit
  • September 26, 2018 - GATE Task Force, District Office Room 200
 
October 2018
  • October 1 through October 12, 2018 - Cognitive Abilities Test administered to all third and fourth graders who attend PYLUSD schools. Please contact your home site for specific details.
  • October 6, 2018 - Cognitive Abilities Test administered to students in fifth through seventh grade who attend PYLUSD schools or for students who are from out of district. This test is administered by appointment only. Please contact the GATE office for more information.
  • October 10, 2018 - GATE Coordinators' Meeting, 4:00 - 5:00 PM, District Office Board Room
  • October 16, 2018 - GATE "Booster" Training: Introduction to the Original Prompts of Depth and Complexity, District Office Room 200
  • October 20, 2018 - Burbank Unified School District GATE Conference, Stevenson Elementary School
 
November 2018
  • November 3, 2018 - OCC GATE Conference at CSU, Fullerton. Please visit the OCC GATE website for registration information.
  • November 27, 2018 - GATE "Booster" Training: Introduction to the New Prompts of Depth and Complexity, District Office Room 200
 
December 2018
  • December 1, 2018 - Cognitive Abilities Test administered to students in fifth through seventh grade who attend PYLUSD schools or for students who are from out of district. This test is administered by appointment only. Please contact the GATE office for more information.
  • December 19, 2018 - GATE Training: Math Enrichment Unit
  • Late December through early January - First round of identification letters sent home.
 
January 2019
  • Early January - School Choice Transfer window open. Please visit the Student Services website for more information.
  • January 8, 2019 - GATE Advisory Committee Meeting, 4:30 - 6:00 PM, Professional Development Academy, 4999 Casa Loma Avenue, Room A
  • January 9, 2019 - Site GATE Coordinators' Meeting (elementary only), 4:00 - 5:00 PM, District Office Training Lab
  • January 10, 2019 - District GATE Information Night, 6:00 - 7:30 PM, Tynes Elementary School, 735 Stanford Drive, Placentia. Parent permission and GATE choice forms will start being accepted at the meeting.  
  • January 15, 2019 - GATE "Booster Training": Kaplan Frames, District Office Room 200
  • January 30, 2019 - GATE Task Force, District Office Room 200
                   
February 2019
  • February 2, 2019 - Cognitive Abilities Test administered to students in fifth through seventh grade who attend PYLUSD schools or for students who are from out of district. This test is administered by appointment only. Please contact the GATE office for more information.
  • Mid to late February - Second round of identification letters sent home.
  • February 19, 2019 - GATE "Booster" Training: Universal Concepts, District Office Room 200
  • February 28, 2019 - GATE Elementary Magnet Collaboration Day, Professional Development Academy, Room A
 
March 2019
  • March 1 through 3, 2019 - CAG Conference in Palm Springs. Please visit the CAG website for registration information.
  • March 4, 2019 - Parent Education Night, 6:00 - 7:30 PM, District Office Board Room
  • March 13, 2019 - Site GATE Coordinators' Meeting, 4:00 - 5:00, District Office Training Lab
  • March 19, 2019 - GATE Elementary Cluster Collaboration Day, Professional Development Academy, Room A
  • March 26, 2019 - GATE Middle School Collaboration Day, Professional Development Academy, Room B
  • March 26, 2019 - GATE "Booster" Training: Content Imperatives, District Office Room 200
 
April 2019
  • April 9, 2019 - GATE Advisory Committee Meeting, 4:30 - 6:00 PM, Professional Development Academy, Room B
  • April 11, 2019 - Open House at Golden, Tynes, and Woodsboro
  • April 23, 2019 - GATE "Booster" Training: Think Like a Disciplinarian, District Office Room 200
 
May 2019
  • Early May - School Choice Transfer window open. Please visit the Student Services website for more information.
  • May 8, 2019 - GATE Task Force, District Office Room 200
 
June 2019
  • Mid-June to mid-July - Third round of identification letters sent home as state testing data becomes available.