Gifted and Talented Eligibility

Please note that the email address to submit gifted evaluations has been corrected on this page. (1/12/2021)

If you submitted a gifted evaluation to [email protected], see below for the correct information and resubmit.


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Gifted and Talented screenings are available through the Child Search Office. You may also obtain a Bulletin 1508 gifted evaluation from a private vendor and submit it to the Child Search Office to be verified.  

I need to schedule an evaluation for my child

I have a private evaluation to submit


I need to schedule an evaluation for my child: 

I need to schedule an evaluation for my child: 

Make an appointment here. Appointments must be scheduled by February 5, 2021. The child must be at least 3 years old in order to participate in the gifted screening process. 


I have a Bulletin 1508 compliant private evaluation dated no more than one year from the date of submission. 


By February 5, 2021, you must submit information to NOLA-PS. 

  1. Evaluations can be mailed, faxed to 504-309-4158 or emailed to [email protected].Attach a copy of your completed private evaluation.
  1. Complete and attach this Request for Administrative Review form  

 If you have any questions, please contact usEmail [email protected]. 



** Evaluations must be postmarked by the OneApp deadline or received in hand by the Child Search Office by the OneApp
deadline; non-compliant evaluations cannot be included in the Main Round lottery. Where possible, OPSB will
work with evaluators to correct errors in evaluations. Families are encouraged to submit evaluations early in the process.
Evaluations can be submitted before the OneApp is complete.

*** CURRENT property tax bill can be used as proof IF the homestead exemption is listed on the tax bill. If the homestead
exemption is NOT listed on the tax bill, you will need to bring a copy of the actual CURRENT homestead exemption. Tax bills
can be printed at