The Gifted and Talented program is designed to provide appropriate educational experiences for those students who demonstrate the ability or perform at a remarkably high level of accomplishment.
State Definition of Gifted: “‘[G]ifted and [t]alented 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:
(1) exhibits high performance capability in an intellectual, creative, or artistic area;
(2) possesses an unusual capacity for leadership; or
(3) excels in a specific academic field.”
(Texas Education Code Ann. § 29.121)
The window to
recommend students for eligibility of Gifted and Talented services is NOW
OPEN. The deadline to submit applications is September 21, 2018.
Click here to learn more.
Click here to view the newspaper notice of this announcement.
Click here to view the powerpoint presentation relating to this announcement.
GT Advanced Academic Application
GT Visual Arts Application
GT Performing Arts Application
GT Academic Teacher Recommendation
Texas Association for the Gifted & Talented
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Mabank ISD will provide a collaborative learning environment for educators and students leading to the understanding that we are all part of something bigger than ourselves. We will produce within each student the development of a creative mind, healthy body, and a servant’s heart enabling each Mabank graduate to contribute to our global society in positive and significant ways.
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