General Announcements and Information
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 ate, 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 )
The state's goal for the G/T students is to ensure that those students who participate in G/T services demonstrate skills in self-directed learning, thinking, research, and communication. G/T students develop innovative products and sophisticated performances that reflect individuality and creativity and are targeted to an audience outside the classroom.
Links for GT:
Texas State Plan for the Education of G/T Students:
Woden ISD G/T Handbook:
Nominating a Student for Gifted and Talented Program
The nomination period for the 2017-2018 school year will open on Monday, September 11th, 2017.
Nominations for K-12 are due to Tracey Meador no later than October 27th, 2017.
Nomination forms may be turned in early, but no forms will be accepted after the due date.
See the "Nomination Information" link on the main page for more information.