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Talented and Gifted

 
 
 
The district TAG referral deadline is Dec. 22, 2017 at 11:59 pm.
HPHS waivers are also due at this time.
Please see the link titled Referrals, Testing, Waivers, and Appeals for details.
 
 
Overview of Services:
 

TAG Services in Highland Park ISD seek to develop and nurture student potential, provide continuous opportunities for advanced performance, and advocate for students with gifted potential.

 

The state of Texas defines a gifted and talented student as one who performs at or shows the potential for performing at a remarkably high level of accomplishment when compared to others of the same age, experience, or environment and who:

  • exhibits high-performance capability in an intellectual, creative, or artistic area;
  • possesses an unusual capacity for leadership; or
  • excels in a specific academic field.
*Texas Education Code Chapter 29, Subchapter D, 29.121
 
Contact HPISD TAG:

Kim Brooks
K-12 Talented and Gifted and English Language Arts Coordinator
214-780-3082
BrooksK@hpisd.org
@brooksteacher