Intellecual giftedness is found throughout diverse populations and crosses all economic
and cultural boundaries. Early identification and intervention are often required to meet the
unique needs of these children.
"Intellectually Gifted" means a child whose intellectual abilities and potential for achievement
are so outstanding that special provisions are required to meet the child's educational needs.
Criteria for Eligibility
Eligibility for servces as a gifted student is based on evaluation in each of the following components: