The Challenge Program ApplicationApplication deadline is 2:45pm on March 2, 2018When submitting an application, the following are required:

1. The Challenge Program Application for Admission (please print clearly)

2. Application Requirements Checklist

3. Student Questionnaire (to be completed by the student independently-preferably handwritten)

4. Parent Questionnaire & Inventory (PIP)

5. Professional Educator Recommendation Packet (Parents please give this packet to ONE of your child's teachers. After completion, the teacher will return the packet directly to EMS)

6. Copy of MCVSD "Student Assessment History" (contact your school secretary for these score reports)
7. Copy of any other testing (optional)
8. Copy of most recent report card
9. Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) -taken through the Challenge Program. Please choose one testing time and you must RSVP ahead of time by going to CogAT Registration
CogAT testing: Thursday, February 15th 9:30-12:00 - Mesa County Public Library or Monday, February 19th 9:30-12:00 - East Middle School*Plan to arrive 15 minutes early to complete paperwork.
Drop off or mail completed applications:
East Middle School
Attention: Challenge Program
830 Gunnison Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501