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Application Information

Applications for the 2020-21 School Year:

Kindergarten Application 2020-21.docx

Testing Information

Any students currently enrolled in an APS school, including APS Charter Schools, should request testing at their school by October 30, 2020.

Any students currently NOT enrolled in an APS school (home school, private school, out-of-district) will require $100 testing fee as part of the application process.

Kindergarten Application 2020-21.docx

Application Process Timeline

SEPTEMBER 30, 2019

Applications for 2020-2021 school year are available

OCTOBER 30, 2019

Deadline for parents to notify the Gifted and Talented (GT) Leader at their child’s school that they intend to apply to Quest. The applications for APS students applying for grades 1st-8th must include the GT Leader form and signature.

December 20, 2019, FRIDAY

Completed Kindergarten applications are due to Aurora Quest K-8 by 3:00 p.m.

Applications turned in after the deadline will be placed on the application waitlist.


Completed applications for grades 1-8 are due to Aurora Quest K-8 by 3:00 PM.

Applications turned in after the deadline will be placed on the application waitlist.

JANUARY 18 and February 1, 2020, SATURDAY, by appointment

Kindergarten testing with a psychologist. Parents will be contacted to schedule appointments for testing and screening.

February 22, SATURDAY, 2020

Additional Kindergarten screening-if necessary

WEEK OF MARCH 12, 2020

Notification (accepted or wait-listed) letters sent to parents. Notification dates subject to change pending budget allocations.


Registration for 2020-2021 school year

Parent Information Night Presentation on Applying for Quest

Prospective Parent Meeting 2019.pptx

Who Should Apply?

Students who will be 5 years old by October 1st, 2020 can apply. Any students applying for Kindergarten will be screened by APS Psychologists on January 18th, 2020 or February 1st, 2020.

Current K-7th grade students who have been identified as Gifted or High Potential Learners. Your student must be identified as gifted or high potential in order to apply.

Kindergarten Parent Information

Parent Meeting Testing Days.pptx