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Gifted and Talented Program

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A gifted/talented student is a child or youth who performs at or shows the potential for performing at a remarkably high level of accomplishment when compared to others of the same age, experience, or environment and who

  • exhibits high performance capability in an intellectual, creative, or artistic area;
  • possesses an unusual capacity for leadership; or
  • excels in a specific academic field. (Texas Education Code §29.121)
West Orange-Stark Elementary School accepts nominations from parents, teachers, and community members.  All nominations are due in December prior to the Winter Break.  For more information, contact the counselors' office.