Our Gifted Classes in Science and Social Studies for grades 2-4 are crafted to elevate the learning experience for students who demonstrate exceptional aptitude and a thirst for knowledge. Our program fosters creativity, critical thinking, and a passion for lifelong learning.
Gifted Science and Social Studies classes admittance process is based on a review of current data points, such as standardized achievement (MAP) and cognitive scores (CogAT), and Teacher Recommendation
a. Ability: WISC-V or WPPSI-IV: Scores within the very superior range ≥130 are recommended for acceleration. (one child in 50 scores in this range)
b. Achievement: KTEA-3, WIAT-II: Scores in the 95%tile or above at grade level are recommended.
c. Social/Emotional: Teacher Checklist (IAS), Parent Checklist
A committee will review the paperwork and offer a place depending on the needs of the student and the space available.