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GSD seeks students for 'highly capable' program


Nominations are open for the highly capable program for Goldendale School District (GSD) for the 2016-2017 school year.

School districts have been charged with developing and implementing a plan to first identify, then serve, highly capable students each year. The highly capable program is one such way GSD looks to accomplish this goal.

Students who are nominated for testing will go through a series of tests designed to distinguish between those who are highly capable (or gifted) and those who are hard-working high achievers. In a general sense, highly capable students routinely score in the 97th to 99th percentile on standardized tests. In addition, highly capable identification does not...

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