Gifted Outline

Gifted Mission Statement:

The Gifted Program will empower students with the necessary skills to be life-long learners, to pursue their individual interests and access critical technology and information. Our gifted students will achieve independence with the skills associated with application of higher order thinking, research and public presentation.

K-3 Elementary Gifted Curriculum:

Elementary students will be exposed to logic, application of higher order thinking and become globally aware. They will learn map skills, scientific concepts, and the research process while pursuing curriculum.

Intermediate Gifted Curriculum; Grades 4 & 5:

Intermediate gifted students will analyze literature and research content after which they will synthesize data to create critical responses. They will use media tools to create materials to augment specific curriculum studies. They will employ higher order thinking skills to derive logical, defensible conclusions.