Tours & Prospective Open House

Come Check out Our Unique and Wonderful Program


Daytime Classroom Tours

Monday, October 16 @ 8:15 am or 10:45 am

Wednesday, October 18 @ 8:15 am or 10:45 am

Thursday, October 19 @ 8:15 am   (The 10:45am tour on this day has been canceled due to the Great California Shake Out Drill)

Reservations are required: Please email us at 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.

Open House for Prospective Families

Wednesday, October 11 @ 6:00 - 8:00 pm

During daytime tours, teachers and students will be too busy to chat during class, so we also offer this evening program. 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