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Understanding CPS Gifted Testing & Admissions - (Prek-8th Parents )

Join us via Zoom on Saturday, October 1, 2022 to learn about navigating the Chicago Public School System's gifted and classical school options & test prep/tutoring options. 10am-12:30pm.


Saturday, October 1, 2022

10am - 12:30pm (CENTRAL TIME) parent info session (virtual)

What's new this testing year? 

Preschool and elementary (PreK-6th) parents! Join us via ZOOM to learn about navigating the Chicago Public School System (CPS) Gifted and Classical school options for school selection and test prep/tutoring. 
Featured speakers: 
Grace Lee Sawin Co-founder, Chicago School GPS
Lemi-Ola Erinkitola - Founder, The Critical Thinking Child


Here are some of the FAQs we will cover: 

  1. What's new this testing year? 
  2. How do I successfully navigate the CPS admissions and selection application process?
  3. What's the difference between Gifted and Classical schools?
  4. How does testing for kindergarten differ from other grade levels?
  5. How do I prepare my child for the CPS Gifted and Classical admissions tests in case of remote testing. 
  6. What resources should I use if my child is learning multiple languages?
  7. Where can I find test prep/tutoring support?
  8. What sample questions are used for test prep?
  9. What strategies work best for parents of multiples?
  10. Register today! A limited number of tickets will be sold.


Each ticket includes access for one device.


All Tickets are non-refundable & non-transferable.


**If you miss the session, we do plan to record the event but we make no guarantees.
"This event wll be recorded barring unforeseen technical issues."


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