Gifted and Talented Program Nominations open until Friday, March 31, 2017

Waiakea Elementary is now accepting nominations for the Gifted and Talented (GT) English Language Arts and Mathematics Programs for students currently in grades 2, 3, and 4 and who are not already program participants. If you feel your child displays many of the characteristics listed below, is highly motivated, with a high commitment to task, and above average intellectual ability, please complete a Parent Nomination Form and Parent Questionnaire that are available at our school's office.

Learns easily
Informed in unusual areas
Widely informed
Persistent, resourceful, self-directed
Inquisitive, skeptical
Original, imaginative, creative
Versatile, many interests
Flexible, open
Shows unusual insights
Outstanding vocabulary, verbally fluent

Please understand that the evaluation by the selection committee will look at how to best meet the needs of each student which may, or may not, include participation in these programs.

All completed nominations must be received at school by Friday, March 31, 2017.