Arlington Public Schools accepting K-11 Highly Capable referrals March 1 through March 29

Arlington Public Schools accepting K-11 Highly Capable referrals March 1 through March 29
Highly CapableArlington Public Schools is accepting Highly Capable Program referrals for kindergarten through 11th-grade students from Monday, March 1 through Friday, March 29. Students will be considered for evaluation for possible program participation for the 2021-22 school year.

Students who are highly capable may possess, but are not limited to, the following learning characteristics:

• Capacity to learn with unusual depth of understanding, to retain what has been learned, and to transfer learning to new situations;
• Capacity and willingness to deal with increasing levels of abstraction and complexity earlier than their chronological peers;
• Creative ability to make unusual connections among ideas and concepts;
• Ability to learn quickly in their area(s) of intellectual strength; and
• Capacity for intense concentration and/or focus.

Referral forms are found on the district website under student forms and may be returned to:

Verlaine Meyers
Highly Capable Programs Coordinator
315 N. French Street
Arlington, WA 98223

For additional information, contact Verlaine Meyers at vmeyers@asd.wednet.edu or 360-618-6287.