Application Information

Application

 

Please visit the Admissions Process section to download the application materials for the 2015-2016 school year. Complete the necessary forms and submit along with the $75 application fee. 

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:

 
Educational Counseling Services                      
Betsy Kutrumbos, PhD    
Jana Waters, PhD                                
90 Madison St., Suite 304
Denver, CO 80206
303-691-2020
 
Sue M Hamm, PhD
3545 S. Tamarac St. Suite 330 
Denver, CO 80237
303-582-5683
 
Nancy Winfrey, PhD
3433 W. 38th Avenue
Denver, CO 80211
303-477-8181
 
Mark Suyeshi, PhD
6075 S. Quebec Street, Suite #203
Englewood, CO 80111
303-912-4666
 
Professional Psychology Center
University of Denver
2460 South Vine Street
Denver, CO 80208
303-871-3626
 
Lisa Binswanger Friedman, PsyD
950 S. Cherry St. #704 
Denver, CO 80246    
303-758-5368
 
Gifted Development Center
8120 Sheridan Blvd. Suite C-111
Westminster, CO 80003-6146
303-837-8378
 
Ous Badwan, Psy. D., M.F.T.
Birch Psychology
1839 York Street, Suite 130
Denver, CO 80206
Ous.badwan@birchpsychology.com
 
Counseling Services Clinic
Katherine A. Ruffatto Building (Building 83 on campus map)
Room #140 (First floor)

 

1999 East Evans Avenue

Denver, CO 80208-1700

 
Dr. Andi Pusavat, Counseling Services Clinic Director

303-871-2528

 
303-871-3910 Confidential fax

Andi.Pusavat@du.edu 303-871-3230

 

 

 

 
Educational Services Clinic
Katherine A. Ruffatto Building (Building 83 on campus map)
Room #140 (First Floor)
1999 East Evans Avenue
Denver, CO 80208-1700
Dr. Ana Candelaria, Educational Services Clinic Director (Child, Family and School Psychology Program)
303-871-2528 
303-871-3910 Confidential fax

Ana.Candelaria@du.edu  303-871-2838

 

Application deadlines are as follows:

  • Early Childhood                        February 6, 2015
  • Kindergarten                            Janaury 30, 2015
  • Primary                                    January 30, 2015
  • Upper School                           January 30, 2015
  • Financial Aid Applications        February 12, 2015

 

Visit Ricks

Session Dates:

Early Childhood

Oct. 9 (FULL), Nov. 6 (FULL), Dec. 11, Jan. 8, Mar. 12 and April 9

Primary

            Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 16, Jan. 22, Mar. 19, and April 14

Upper School

            Oct. 28 (FULL), Nov. 25, Jan. 27 and April 21

(All sessions will begin at 9:30am)

  

Thursday November 13, 2014 6:30-8:00pm

 

To attend, please RSVP at ricksctr@du.edu or call 303-871-3715