Arlington Public Schools now accepting K-11 Highly Capable referrals through March 30

Arlington Public Schools now accepting K-11 Highly Capable referrals through March 30
Highly CapableArlington Public Schools is accepting Highly Capable Program referrals for kindergarten through 11th-grade students now through Friday, March 30. Students will be considered for evaluation for possible program participation for the 2018-19 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:

Heather Brown
Teaching and Learning
315 N. French Street
Arlington, WA 98223

For additional information, contact Director of Early Childhood Education and Categorical Programs, Terri Bookey, at 360-618-6210.