Tours & Prospective Open House

Come Check out Our Unique and Wonderful Program

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Prospective Tours and Open House have concluded for 2017.
Reservations for next season will be taken starting September 2018.

Open House for Prospective Families

This evening program is an opportunity to chat with teachers and students and ask questions while they're not teaching. No reservations required.

  1) Start in Auditorium for an overview of HGM program
  2) HGM Students will escort groups to meet with teachers in different departments
  3) Mixer with refreshments in the cafeteria with current students and parents

Daytime Classroom Tours

*Reservations are required* Please send an email to with: your name, phone number, the number of people attending, and the date and time you wish to attend.

These tours are led by HGM students and are open to students and families considering applying to our program.  You will visit several HGM classrooms during instructional time. Please park in the neighborhood and enter through the main entrance on Colfax.  Tours begin at the HGM Office.

Please note that beyond the Magnet Application process, there are specific eligibility requirements for Highly Gifted Magnets.