Personalized Learning for Gifted Minds

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    Approximately one-third of all students in the PLSD school district are identified as gifted in one or more areas. Gifted students have unique needs and abilities that require specialized attention and support to help them reach their full potential. Pickerington Schools offers a range of services specifically designed to meet the needs of gifted students. These services can include specialized academic programs, advanced coursework, accelerated and compacted classes, enrichment activities, and school counseling services. By providing these services, gifted students can receive the necessary support and resources to excel academically and socially, while also developing important skills and abilities that will serve them well throughout their lives.


Gifted Identification/Screening

  • Definition

  • Identification

  • Screening

  • Referrals

Grades 1-4

  • Reading Clusters

  • Math Enrichment

  • MathPlus

  • Availability of Services

  • Waitlist Policy

Gifted Services Overview

      MS 5-6

      • Availability of Services

      • Gateway Academy

      • Math Enrichment Cluster

      • MathPlus

      • Reading Clusters

      • Waitlist Policy

      JH 7-8

      • Advanced Math 7

      • Advanced Science 7

      • Advanced Science 8

      • Algebra & Geometry

      • Gifted English

      HS 9-12

      • Gifted Services at our high schools are available in some Pre-Advanced Placement, Honors, Advanced Placement and College Credit Plus classes.
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        Watch The Gifted Guy!

        Pickerington schools gifted services coordinator Todd Stanley is the creator of The Gifted Guy YouTube on The Todd Cast. The Gifted Guy is a place where teachers and students alike can come and learn! Watch "Todd Talks" professional development tutorials designed to help teachers be better at their craft or take a look at "Enrichment with the Gifted Guy" for fun lessons designed to get students thinking about learning.