Transformation Begins Here
Every student has their own educational journey. Create your path at NOVA Middle School.
NOVA utilizes a "portfolio approach" to evaluate a candidate's application.
The application portfolio includes:
Recognizing the multi-dimensional aspects of every individual, we consider the complexity of each candidate.
The Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) is a nationally normed assessment used throughout the country to screen students for highly capable/gifted programs. It is not an IQ test. It measures learned reasoning and problem-solving skills in three different areas: verbal, quantitative, and nonverbal. This assessment indicates how the applicant thinks and manages information and, combined with other information, helps predict NOVA’s capacity to serve the applicant through the middle school years.
Please submit the following information to register your student for the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT).
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