Mason ISD provides many educational programs to meet the needs of our students. One of the programs offered is the Gifted and Talented Program, which has been planned for young, able learners. Listed below are a few well-known characteristics of children who may benefit from the program. Please review these characteristics to see if they describe your child. Think of these behaviors in comparison to other children of the same age.
Likes to read; reads frequently
Possesses an advanced vocabulary
Inquisitive, ask unusual questions
Collects things; organizes
Understands advanced math concepts
Has original, inventive ideas
Is playful and/or dramatic
Is mentally advanced for his/her age
Is interested in adult issues
If you are interested in having your child nominated for the screening and identification process for the Gifted and Talented Program, please contact the office for a nomination form. Students must currently be in Kindergarten – 11th Grades. Completed forms are due to the office by 3:30 pm on Friday, March 28, 2014.