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Gifted & Talented

Our School’s GT Coordinator(s) Contact Information

Kimberly Winford email: win021534@adams12.org 
Kristen Loesel email: loe001466@adams12.org


When is GT testing in my school?

Universal Screening: In Adams 12 Five Star Schools, 2nd and 6th graders who are not already identified GT participate in the Universal Screening process for potential gifted and talented identification. Find more detailed information regarding Universal Screening in the Five Star District.

Important dates for the Universal Screening process at our school:

Parent/Staff/Student GT Recommendation: All students can participate in the GT identification process by submitting a complete body of evidence. Find more detailed information regarding the GT recommendation process in the Five Star District.

Parents and teachers can recommend a student for testing.  Parents will need to complete a short survey and then sign a testing consent form that will be sent home with the student.  Please return all forms by Friday, October 29th. 

Parent/Staff/Student GT Recommendation: All students can participate in the GT identification process by submitting a complete body of evidence. For more detailed information regarding the GT recommendation process in Adams 12 click here. If you are interested in having your child be considered for the GT identification process you may contact your GT Coordinator for school specific information.

Important dates for the GT Recommendation process at our school: Parents and teachers can recommend a student for testing.  Parents should complete this short survey. Parents will need to sign a consent form for testing, this will be sent home with the student after the parent has filled out the short survey.  

Please complete this Google Nomination form by Friday, October 29th.

Important dates for the GT Recommendation process at our school:

Oct. 6th- NNAT testing for 2nd grade students

Oct. 13th- Nomination window for GT starts

Oct. 29th- Nomination window for GT closes

Nov. 5th- Parent signatures on ALPs due

Dec. 13th- All grades CoGAT testing date


Gifted & Talented Program Offerings

Advanced Curriculum & Extended Learning:  “The Vehicle”
Provides the depth and complexity needed to ensure meaningful academic growth
Our school offerings include:

High Quality Teaching

Differentiated Learning Pathways:  “The Roadmap”
Provides an education at the appropriate level of readiness and challenge
Our school offerings include:

Differentiation and Enrichment Opportunities in the Classroom

Individualized Opportunities & Enrichment:  “The Customized Options”
Actively engages and motivates through interests and meaningful learning opportunities
Our school offerings include:

Afterschool programs

Social-Emotional Learning:  “The Destination”
Focuses on developing the whole child by balancing empowerment and accountability
Our school offerings include:

SEL Lessons, Connection Circles, Home Visits