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Gifted & Talented

Our School’s GT Coordinator(s) Contact Information

Rachel Calus, rachel.m.calus@adams12.org 720-972-7070
Felicia Evan, felicia.evans@adams12.org 720-972-7044


When is GT testing in my school?

Universal Screening: In Adams 12 Five Star Schools, 2nd and 6th graders who are not already identified GT participate in the Universal Screening process for potential gifted and talented identification. Find more detailed information regarding Universal Screening in the Five Star District.

2nd Grade NNAT- September 6, 2019

6th Grade CogAT- September 19, 2019

CogAT Testing (any)- October 31, 2019

Parent/Staff/Student GT Recommendation: All students can participate in the GT identification process by submitting a complete body of evidence. Find more detailed information regarding the GT recommendation process in the Five Star District.

If you are interested in having your child be considered for the GT identification process you need to contact your GT Coordinator for school specific information.

Important dates for the GT Recommendation process at our school:


Gifted & Talented Program Offerings

Advanced Curriculum & Extended Learning:  “The Vehicle”
Provides the depth and complexity needed to ensure meaningful academic growth
Our school offerings include: Many Byeond the Bell Clubs.  Please clink the above link for more information on all of our club offerings.

Differentiated Learning Pathways:  “The Roadmap”
Provides an education at the appropriate level of readiness and challenge.
 

Individualized Opportunities & Enrichment:  “The Customized Options”
Actively engages and motivates through interests and meaningful learning opportunities
Our school offerings include: PBL and Beyond the Bell opportunities.

Social-Emotional Learning:  “The Destination”
Focuses on developing the whole child by balancing empowerment and accountability
Our school offerings include: Social and Emotional lessons taught by classroom teachers with guidance counselor and coach supports.