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Gifted and Talent Development

Gifted and talented children are those students with outstanding abilities and capable of higher performance when compared to others of similar age, experience and environment. They have significantly different educational needs from their peers and require educational differentiation as a regular part of their school day to ensure they reach their full potential.
Learn more about Gifted and Talent Development in District 196:
These services are available at all elementary and middle schools.
Gifted and Talent Development contacts by school/location.
Letters will be mailed to the primary address of newly identified students the week of March 25-29.
Families may submit an appeals request for identification between April 1-14. This appeals process is available for families of currently enrolled 2nd and 4th grade students.