Who are the gifted and talented? (According to Oklahoma State Department of Education)
"Gifted and talented children" means those children identified at the preschool, elementary and secondary level as having demonstrated potential abilities of high performance capability and needing differentiated or accelerated education or services. For the purpose of this definition, "demonstrated abilities of high performance capability" means those identified students who score in the top three percent (3%) on any national standardized test of intellectual ability. Said definition may also include students who excel in one or more of the following areas:
Link to Oklahoma State Dept. of Education, Gifted and Talented Resources for Parents/Students
Link to Oklahoma State Dept. of Education, Gifted and Talented Regulations
(According to Pretty Water School Policy)
Teachers and/or parents may request evaluation for a student.
Mrs. Trotter for first through fourth grades.
Mrs. Voss for fifth through eighth grades