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Gifted and Talented/Young Scholars Services in District 196

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 in ensure they reach their full potential. District 196 uses multiple criteria to help identify gifted and talented children. For more information see policy 610 under Board Policy.

Gifted and Talented/Young Scholars Specialists

2019 STEM Explorers Summer Camp

First- through fourth-grade Gifted and Talented and Young Scholar students are invited to attend a week-long STEM Explorers day camp at Cedar Park Elementary June 17-21.

Children will be creating, coding, analyzing, engineering and more during this action-packed adventure. Click on the links below to learn more about the camp and how to register. Registration information is also available in Spanish and Somali. Scholarships are available! Click here for more information.