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GATE Saturday Talent Academies

The Fullerton School District is proud to present the 2018-19 GATE Saturday Talent Academies.  The GATE Saturday Talent Academies are designed to enhance the FSD GATE learning experience through targeted student-interest based academies. Each Academy will be lead by a team of FSD educational experts (including district staff and FSD teachers) and field specialists who will bring a unique lens to the learning environment. 
2018-19 GATE Saturday Talent Academy Dates
8:30-11:30AM at Hermosa Drive Elementary School
Registration will open at noon on specified date.
October 6, 2018 November 10, 2018 January 26, 2019 March 16, 2019 April 27, 2019
Engineering: Car Design Challenge Science: Challenges and Changes for our Future Art: All the Arts... Abstraction and Multiple Perspectives Technology: Google Earth Expeditions Math: Patterns, Pi and Fibonacci
Registration Opens Monday, Sept. 24 Registration Opens Monday, Oct. 29 Registration LOTTERY Opens Monday, Jan. 14 Registration Lottery Opens Monday, March 4 Registration Lottery Opens Monday, April 15


Registration Information

Below you will find the links to sign-up your student for the GATE Saturday Academy. Links will open at 12:00PM (noon) on the date specified in the table above. Sign-up links will remain open for 48 hours. Students will be selected using a random selection process.  Students who are selected will be notified by email by the following Friday.  
The April 27 GATE Talent Academy topic will be: Math, Patterns, Art.  
The next GATE Talent Academy Registration will open Monday, April 15, 2019 at noon (12:00PM PST). You will receive an email by Friday, April 19 notifying you of your Lottery Status.


Our GATE Talent Academy sign up process is CHANGING!  Please Read!

The next sign up links will be posted Monday, April 15, 2019, at noon (12PM PST)

and will stay open for 48 hours.

We will be utilizing a LOTTERY SYSTEM for the GATE Saturday Talent Academy.  Parents will have a 48-hour window in which to sign up for the LOTTERY.  Please sign up your child only one (1) time for their assigned grade level. If you sign up for the LOTTERY more than one time, your entries will be deleted. 
You will receive an automated confirmation page immediately, notifying you that your child has been entered in the LOTTERY.   
At the end of the 48-hours (Wednesday at noon) 25 participants from each grade level will be randomly selected from the lottery to participate in the GATE Saturday Talent Academy. 
If you are selected, you will be notified using the email you provided by Friday at noon.  There will not be a Wait List.  If we have cancellations we will use the lottery system for contacting families to fill those spaces. 
*Email notifications will be sent out on Friday, 4/19/19.

Click HERE to sign up for ALL GRADES for the GATE Saturday Academy

Please click on the link above to add your child to the GATE Saturday Talent Academy Lottery Sign Up beginning on 4/15/19.

Questions?? Contact the GATE Office: 714.447.7448