What does it mean to be Gifted?
The Texas Education Code's definition of a “gifted and talented student” means 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.
What is the difference between a Bright Child and Gifted Learner?
For more information regarding the gifted and talented program at your campus, please contact Mrs. Elbancol at (915) 937- 8801.