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Hudson PEP Admission

Out of District Testing for Hudson PEP Admission

Hudson PEP (Planned Enrichment Program) is a district-wide elementary school in Longview Independent School District for students who perform in the average - above average range in grades 1-5. Students participate in music, art, physical education, and computer with certified teachers in all grades. A hands-on science program has been integrated into the curriculum. In grade 5, students may participate in band, orchestra or choir. A strings program is offered for students in grades 3-5 depending on available placements.

General Admission Process

While any student can apply to Hudson PEP, regardless of his or her city of residence, students who live within Longview ISD boundaries and are enrolled on a LISD campus will receive priority in the application process.  Once all qualified in-district applicants have been awarded seats, remaining seats will be awarded to out-of-district applicants.

How To Apply

The permission to test form for out of district testers must be completed by the specified deadline for testing to occur during the spring and summer.  Permission to test forms will not be accepted after the deadline. Students are not allowed to test in both assessment windows listed below. (Please note the permission to test form will become active approximately one month before the deadline)

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Permission to Test Deadlines by Administration
Students Entering Grades 1-5 April 2-5 Friday, March 22
Students Entering Grades 1-5 June 17-20 Thursday, June 6


Students who are not in Longview ISD’s attendance zone must pay a testing fee of $65. Testing fees are non-refundable.

Fees are paid at the ESC located at 1301 East Young Street on or before the set district deadline above.

Please make all checks payable to Longview ISD.

If you have any questions or need additional information feel free to call 903-381-2245.