The National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) offers the following definition for giftedness: "Gifted individuals are those who demonstrate outstanding levels of aptitude (defined as an exceptional ability to reason and learn) or competence (documented performance or achievement in top 10 percent or rarer) in one or more domains.
The Chester School District provides gifted and talented programming throughout the district. The curriculum (living document) resides here. Learn more about K-2 enrichment and gifted classes by clicking here. Learn more about grades 3-5 gifted classes by clicking here. Learn more about grades 6-8 gifted classes by clicking here.
Recently, the Gifted and Talented teachers presented on progamming. Click here to access K-5 and click here to access 6-8.