Gifted Magnet Programs Admissions and Requirements

  • Pine View School is a gifted magnet program located in Sarasota County, FL.  We are proud to offer a unique educational experience to students who have met all entrance requirements in grades 2 through 12.   Information regarding entrance requirements can be found on the Sarasota County Schools webpage for Gifted Information:

    Additional information specifically about the admissions process for Pine View School can be located on the Pine View Admissions webpage:

    For Information about Pine View Admissions and Virtual Resources Click Here

     Sarasota County Gifted Timeline:

    Please visit for all application information.

     The following is the calendar for gifted screenings and other required data and assessments for entry into a gifted magnet program for the fall of the 2021-22 school year:

    (Students that meet criteria for gifted magnet programs must enter on the first day of school of a given school year. Entry after the first day of school is not available.)


    Deadline to request a gifted screening, evaluation and/or rating scales:*
    February 5, 2021

    • *A gifted evaluation has 3 parts in order to determine program eligibility: Intellectual Assessment, Gifted Rating Scales, and evidence of a need for gifted services. Parents have the option to seek out a private psychological evaluation (intellectual assessment) at their own expense, BUT a request for Gifted Rating Scales must be made to the districted school BEFORE the stated deadline.


    Deadline for submission of all required documents for gifted magnet consideration:
    May 7, 2021

    •  All items (See Gifted Magnet Programssection on the website linked above) must be received (not postmarked) by 5:00 pm on or before the date specified.