High Ability Program Plan

  • High Ability students are those who “perform at, or show the potential for performing at, an outstanding level of accomplishment in at least one domain when compared to other students of the same age, experience, or environment.” (Indiana Code 20-10.1-5, 1-2)

    Programs

    • LEA (Language Enrichment & Acceleration) Program for Grades K-6 ~ All Elementary Schools
      A combination of differentiated instruction and problem-based curriculum materials provides an accelerated ELA program that is based on individual student needs.  Emphasis is placed on creative and critical thinking, as well as basic skills. Cross-grade level placements will be made when appropriate.

    • MAC (Mathematics Acceleration & Challenge) Program for Grades K-6 ~ All Elementary Schools
      A combination of differentiated instruction and problem-based curriculum materials provides an accelerated math program that is based on individual student needs.  Emphasis is placed on problem solving and critical thinking, as well as basic skills. Cross-grade level placements will be made when appropriate. 

    • Project DEEP (Developing Exceptional Educational Potential) for Grades 1-6 ~ Twin Branch Elementary School & Liberty Elementary School
      Project DEEP is a self-contained classroom setting that provides an accelerated and enriched core curriculum for students who perform at or show the potential for performing at outstanding levels of academic achievement.

    Nomination Packets/Forms

    DEEP/MAC/LEA Nomination PacketTeacher Information Form
    Parent Nomination Form
    Parent Information Form
    Student Information Form