Gifted Program Overview

Frenchtown School Gifted Education

Frenchtown Schools shall:

  • provide opportunity for all students to develop to their full potential

  • foster within high-ability students a love of learning

  • enable high-ability students to use existing knowledge as a basis for creativity, innovation, and invention

  • challenge high-ability students to pursue diverse experiences


  • Use multiple assessments for identification

  • Incorporate cooperative-based activities

  • Provide a variety of classroom strategies

  • Enrich the curriculum for all students

  • Promote information literacy

  • Relate ideas across the curriculum

  • Evaluation is varied and on-going

  • Involve the community

  • Offer ongoing professional development