Gifted and Talented Program Overview:
The St. Croix Central School District is committed to providing opportunities which foster the gifts and talents of its students and provide experiences to develop and expand those gifts.
Gifted and talented opportunities shall be provided for students in grades kindergarten through 12th grade who qualify by being identified as having high performance capability or exceptional ability or abilities in one or more of the following areas: general intelligence, specific academic area, leadership, creativity and visual and performing arts.
Students recommended as gifted and talented in the areas of general intelligence or specific academic shall be formally identified and given the opportunity to learn at his/her own personal high performance level within the classroom curriculum and/or through the additional challenge of opportunities not ordinarily provided in the regular curriculum as determined by the identification criterion.
A student who is perceived by a teacher to be gifted and talented in the areas of creativity, arts or leadership shall be provided with enrichment activities within the classroom curriculum.