Middle School (7th-8th Grade)

  • Menus of options and opportunities:

    Formal

     Informal (such as, but not limited to)

    • Art
    • Theater
    • Music
    • Band
    • Computer
    •  Formal Differentiation Strategy Options (such as, but not limited to)
      • Centers
      • Tiered Assignments
      • Curriculum Compacting
      • Complex Questioning Techniques
      • Flexible Grouping
      • Independent Study, etc.
    •  Enrichment Services (such as, but not limited to)
      • National Junior Honor Society
      • Duke University TIP Program
      • Student Council
      • Red Ribbon Week
      • Band/Choir/Theater Performances/ Lessons
      • University Interscholastic League
    •  Awards/Contest/Recognition (such as, but not limited to)
      • Honor Roll
      • Spelling Bee
      • Destination Imagination
      • First Lego League Competition
      • Presidential Fitness Award
      • Six Week/Year Attendance Awards
      • End of the Year Awards in Each Core Discipline
    •  Guidance Services
    • Parent Meetings/Conferences
    • Group Counseling Opportunities
    • Guest Speakers
    • Individual Counseling with School Counselor
    • References for Parents: Books, Articles, etc.
    • This list signifies a sampling of opportunities available to middle school gifted/talented students.