River Valley Intermediate is accepting Gifted and Talented (GT) Nominations. Please complete the Nomination form and the Parent Inventory. Both forms need to be turned into Jade George by January 31st. No late nominations will be accepted. Results of GT testing will be sent home on April 16, 2018.
Most very bright students are best served by the regular curriculum. Only truly gifted students have an educational need for a differentiated curriculum. The following list of characteristics may help you to determine if your child does demonstrate such an educational need.
Bright Child Gifted Learner Knows the answers Asks the questions Is interested Is highly curious Has good ideas Has wild, silly ideas at times Answers the question Discusses in detail, elaborates Top Group Beyond the group Understands Ideas Constructs abstractions Enjoys Peers Prefers Adults5th Graders:Tuesday, April 10th- MathWednesday, April 11th- ReadingWednesday, May 16th- ScienceRetest Dates for 5th Graders:Monday, May 14th- Math RetestTuesday, May 15th- Reading RetestTuesday, June 26th- Math RetestWednesday, June 27th- Reading Retest6th Graders:Monday, May 14th- MathTuesday, May 15th- ReadingOff Campus PE Information:Applications for the 2018-2019 school year will be posted in February, and are due back to Jade George in May 2018.504 Information:Please contact Robyn Johnson or Jade George with any questions.