University Park Elementary

TAG Testing


TAG Testing Information


Referring a student new to Highland Park ISD

TAG Testing

Students who are new to HPISD have the opportunity to test for Talented and Gifted services.  If you are interested, please visit  Click on Departments, Talented and Gifted, and then Referring a student new to HPISD.  Click the link for the electronic referral form.  Please submit the form within three weeks of your child’s first day of attendance.  Contact Kim Brooks, District TAG Coordinator, at if you have questions.
Students not new to HPISD can be assessed for GT services in the spring of each calendar year. 
Are you interested in testing your first, second, third, or fourth grader for TAG services? 
 If so, online referrals will be available November 7th on the district website.  Click on Departments, Talented & Gifted, and then Referring a student for TAG.  Click on the link to begin the referral process.  

*** Referrals are due on December 16th, 2016.

TAG testing for 1st grade students will begin on February 13th  at University Park Elementary during the school day.
TAG testing for 2nd-4th grade students will take place the week of February 27th at UP during the school day.

Letters regarding placement will be mailed home in late spring.