Does your child have an extensive and detailed memory? Advanced vocabulary? Learn very quickly? If you have wondered if your child is gifted or if you want your child to attend a school or program for gifted children you may be looking for an assessment to better understand your child’s abilities to help them reach their full potential.

What is a Gifted Assessment?

A standardized set of tests is completed to determine whether a student may be eligible for identification and placement in a school program for gifted children. Programs in Calgary include the Gifted and Talented Education program (GATE – and the Westmount Charter School ( The assessment will also provide detailed information on how a child learns, their strengths and learning challenges, and how their specific learning profile can be best supported at home and at school.
The assessment process will be tailored to meet your child’s individual needs and the requirements of your child’s school program.