6:130 Program for the Academically Talented

The Superintendent or designee shall design an education program for academically talented students that is responsive to community needs and is within the budget parameters as set by the Board. Services shall be provided based on student need at all grade levels K through 12.

Eligibility to participate in the gifted program shall not be conditioned upon race, sex, disability, or any factor other than the student’s identification as a gifted or talented learner.

In order to allow the School Board to monitor this policy, the Superintendent or designee shall report at least annually on the status of the District’s gifted program.

This program is to be monitored and evaluated annually with a written report to the Board.

Legal Reference(s): 

105 ILCS 5/14A-5 et seq.

23 Ill.Admin.Code Part 227.

Date Adopted: 12/14/2010