Please contact us for the application materials for the 2012-2013 school year. Complete the necessary forms and submit along with the $75 application fee. The application fee may be waived for families applying for financial aid, please call 303- 871-3715 to discuss a fee waiver.
Formal Assessment Testing
Formal assessment at Ricks Center is required for students applying for Kindergarten and older. Ricks Center for Gifted Children recommends that families seek formal assessment with educational specialists with specific training and experience working with gifted children.
Ricks Center does not formally endorse a specific tester, and appropriate testing from any educational psychologist will be accepted. The following individuals or centers below are licensed psychologists who have knowledge of Ricks Center and experience with gifted children:
Application deadlines are as follows:
- Early Childhood - February 15, 2013
- Primary - January 30, 2013
- Upper School - January 30, 2013
Ricks Center encourages you to attend an information session. These sessions are designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the needs of gifted children and the ways in which the curriculum developed at Ricks Center meets those needs. Sessions will include an overview of the program, a tour of the school, and the opportunity to ask questions of teachers and administrators.
The sessions are scheduled for the following days and times:
Friday, October 12, 2012 - 9:30-11:00 a.m.
Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 9:30-11:00 a.m.
Please RSVP to attend the session of your choice: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call 303-871-3715.