Getting Started

The CTY Talent Search
The CTY Talent Search is designed for students in grades 2-8 who want to see how far they can challenge their intellectual abilities. While standardized te...
Mon, Aug 1, 2022 at 3:50 PM
Getting started with CTY
1. Create an account. (Already have an account? Sign in.) 2. Register and take an above-grade-level test (view your test options) OR submit existing scores...
Thu, May 12, 2022 at 9:44 AM
Testing and eligibility for high school students
CTY offers fun and challenging learning opportunities for bright students in elementary, middle, and high school.     High school students can gain eligi...
Wed, May 11, 2022 at 3:31 PM
Grade to enter for your child when completing a Talent Search application
Our Talent Search year starts July 1 and ends on June 30. When filling out a Talent Search application, use your child’s current grade. If your child just f...
Mon, Aug 1, 2022 at 1:33 PM
Submitting existing test scores for CTY eligibility
We accept qualifying scores on a variety of tests your child may have already taken for talent identification at their school. Scores in the 98th percentile...
Wed, May 11, 2022 at 3:25 PM
Qualifying for CTY with existing test scores vs. qualifying through the Talent Search
  If your child is in grades 2-8, you may choose to have them test through CTY’s Talent Search if: they wish to qualify for award recognition  they wish ...
Wed, May 11, 2022 at 3:11 PM