GATE Talent Academies
The Fullerton School District is proud to present the 2023-24 GATE Talent Academies. The GATE 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.
2023-24 GATE Talent Academy Dates
Engineering Our FutureGATE Talent Academies will be held 8:30-11:30 am at Hermosa Drive Elementary School. For individual Academy Flyers, please see below.Registration Links will be live two weeks prior to each event.
October 7, 2023 December 2, 2023 February 3, 2024 March 2, 2024 April 27, 2024Design & Build Simple Machines Rube Goldberg Challenge Race Car Rally Invention ConventionHarness & Use Solar EnergyLottery Opens 9/25Lottery Opens 11/13 (earlier Registration due to Thanksgiving Break)Lottery Opens 1/22Lottery Opens 2/20Lottery Opens 4/15
Registration will be by Lottery.
Lottery Link will open at 12:00 PM (noon) on the date specified. Sign-up link will remain open for 48 hours.
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 into the Lottery.
At the end of the 48-hours (Wednesday at noon) approximately 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.
**The Lottery for the March 2 GATE Academy will open at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, February 20 (due to the Monday holiday). Please come back at that time and complete this form.
The Lottery will stay open for 48 hours, from noon on February 20 until noon on February 22. Families will be notified about Lottery status by Friday February 23.
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 2/20/24.
Questions? Contact the GATE Office: 714.447.7448