Gifted and Talented 

  • The Gifted & Talented Program provided by Rock Hill Schools consist of a series of programs to meet the needs of gifted & talented students in grades 3-12.  We offer programs and services that match the unique characteristics and needs of high achieveing students.    

     

    Mission:

    The mission of Rock Hill School's gifted education program is to provide opportunities that promote high achievement, develop critical thinking, enhance creativity and innovation in an environment that fosters collaboration and civic engagement in a global society.

     

    Beliefs:

     -Gifted and talented students have the right to an appropriate education, one grounded in the recognition of their individual differences and unique learning needs 

    -Gifted and talented students must be taught using a curriculum that is responsive to their individual strengths and learning styles.

     -Curriculum for gifted and talented learning must be founded on South Carolina academic standards and must allow for both acceleration and enrichment. 

     -The instructional environment for gifted and talented learners must encourage and nurture inquiry, flexibility, and critical and creative thinking. 

     

     

    For Information Contact:

    Elementary School: Jill Pappas (803)981-1055

    Secondary School: Bill Cook (803)981-1055