Mrs. Parker teaches our gifted classes at GES. She strives to present challenges and encourage students to think "outside the box" to solve real-world problems.


Horizon Referral and Testing Procedures

Step 1: Student referrals are made in late winter/early spring.

Step 2: The Student Search/Eligibility Team considers information collected on student referral paperwork and decides if it is appropriate to proceed with formal evaluation.

Step 3: The student is referred for gifted education evaluation in mental ability, achievement, creativity, and motivation.

Step 4: Eligibility Team reviews assessment results and makes recommendations.

Step 5: Eligible students receive notification and begin receiving gifted services.

Click HERE to access the GaDOE information on the gifted program.