Gifted & Talented

PS 163 Offers a Gifted & Talented (G&T) program in grades K-5.

The G&T program aims to deliver rigorous, specialized instruction aligned to Common Core Learning Standards (CCLS). New York City students who are entering kindergarten through 3rd grade are eligible to participate in G&T Admissions. Children must pass an assessment to be eligible to apply to G&T programs.

Please use the steps below to guide you through the process:

1. Apply for testing by completing a Request For Testing (RFT) form. Click here to submit the form online. Or register at an Enrollment Office.
2. Take the test on the test date that you are given.
3. Receive notice of eligibility in April
4. Apply to G&T programs, if eligible

Visit the G&T Section of the NYC DOE website for detailed information.