Application Process

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Enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year is closed. Enrollment and tours for the 2019-2020 school year will start after September 1, 2018.

If you are interested in having your child evaluated for placement in ISD 199’s Atheneum Gifted Magnet Program, please follow the steps below:
STEP 1: Attend a Tour

We offer select dates for families to tour Atheneum. During the guided tour, parents will visit our classrooms, meet our teachers and see the program in action!

STEP 2: Complete the Online Application

This application is for families who live out-of-district.

Click here to submit the application.

 ISD 199 Families
  • All first and second grade students in ISD 199 are screened for Gifted and Talented services, including eligibility for the Atheneum Gifted Magnet Program.
  • ISD 199 parent/guardians of students in grade 3 and 4 who meet the Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) criteria may request re-evaluation by contacting Michelle Austin (Department of Learning) at 651-306-7469 or

STEP 3: NWEA - Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) - Reading & Math
STEP 4: Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT)
STEP 5: Weschler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC-V)