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            East Columbus Gifted and Talented Magnet Program creates an environment for excellence and a foundation for lifelong learning.

East Columbus Magnet students are presented with real world problems and create real world solutions. Be a part of a school that will help you connect the dots and eliminate the holes so often created in education.

            What factors into my child getting into the magnet program?

Your child will be evaluated on the following items and all of them will determine whether or not your child will be accepted into the magnet program for the following school year:

Entrance requirements for Magnet Program

                1. Completed Application

                2. Grade point average (B or above) from last school year and 1st semester of this school year (attach report cards)

                3. No discipline referrals

                4. GMAS Scores (Proficient or Distinguished levels) or other standardized assessment

                5. Teacher Recommendations -current language or math teacher and one other that knows the student well as speak on

                    academic performance, behavior and attendance

                6. Entrance Exam Scores


 Entrance Exam Dates

Saturday, December 07, 2019 at 8:30am to 11:30am

Saturday, December 14, 2019 at  8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Saturday, January 11, 2020 at  8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

                                                                   Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 8:30am to 11:30am






  Applications are submitted online at: