Frequently Asked Questions
"How do you identify a student as gifted?"
If a student scores in the 97th percentile or above (including the standard error of measurement) on a national standardized test of intellectual ability they qualify.
If the student was placed in the G/T program by scoring in the 97th percentile or above (including the standard error of measurement) on an abilities test, then they may be placed in Mid-Del Schools Advanced Learning program.
Testing for placement in the Advanced Learning program is done by request throughout the year for students in grades 1st-5th. Kindergarten students may be tested after first semester.