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Auburn Union

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GATE/Rapid Learner

The Gifted and Talented Education (GATE)/Rapid Learner program provides opportunities for high-achieving and underachieving pupils in Auburn Union Elementary School District that have been identified as gifted and talented. Special efforts are made to ensure that the demographics of participating pupils accurately represents our district's demographics.
The Identification Process

The Identification Process

Gifted and Talented Education test Nomination Packets for students in grades 3 through 7 are available to download below, or in the school office. Parents interested in nominating their 3rd-7th grade child for Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) testing, must complete the Permission to Test Form and the Parent Nomination Form and return them to the school office by February 1, 2020.
For more information about AUSD's Rapid Learner/GATE program, please contact the Curriculum and Instruction Department by calling 530-745-8836, or by email to
NOTE: Students previously identified as Rapid Learner/GATE eligible, will not be retested.