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Ph: 651-425-6240
Fx: 651-425-6318
Office Hours:
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Gifted Education

LMS US Academic Triathlon Team Nuclear Ninjas
Nuevas Fronteras Spanish Immersion US Academic Triathlon Team
Woodbury Elementary US Academic Triathlon Team
Woodbury MS 6th Grade National History Day Projects

Upcoming Events

September 28 to April 27
8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Gifted students in District 833 are those able learners who by virtue of outstanding abilities are capable of high performance. The potential of these able learners may be developed more fully through differentiated educational programs and/or services beyond those normally provided in the core curriculum.  Able learners capable of high performance include those with demonstrated achievements or potential ability in any of the following areas, singly or in combination:  general intellectual ability, specific academic aptitude, athletic/psychomotor ability, creative or productive thinking, leadership ability, visual and performing arts.

All District 833 schools have Gifted Education services. We use a Cluster Classroom Model to develop the potential of gifted learners more fully.  Please click on the link below for more information about neighborhood school cluster classrooms and Gateway cluster classrooms.

 

U.S. Academic Triathlon

 

Is your child an “outside-the-box” thinker?  Does he/she love trivia and thinking on his/her feet?  Do you have a budding actor on your hands?  U.S. Academic Triathlon may be the perfect opportunity to channel those qualities.  A.T. is an after school, volunteer run adventure.

If interested in becoming part of Academic Triathlon, please fill out the USAT Registration Form.

Please note registrations are due to your child’s homeroom teacher or front office by Thursday, September 28th.

 

NUMATS

Northwestern University's Midwest Academic Talent Search
Center for Talent Development

NUMATS provides early testing with EXPLORE, ACT, SAT, and resources for academically talented students.  
http://www.ctd.northwestern.edu/program/numats

If interested in having your child participate in NUMATS, please follow the instructions in the registration letter linked below.
Registration Information Letter 2017-2018