Wednesday, June 24, 2020

NAGC Social and Emotional Supports for Gifted Students


Good afternoon. I hope you and your family are managing well during these challenging times. The National Association for Gifted Children recently published a resource for parents to provide social and emotional support for their child(ren) at home. Being out of school can affect gifted students in unique ways. You can access the document at the following link:

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Summer Regional Governor's School

The Summer Regional Governor’s School at the MathScience Innovation Center is one of more than twenty summer programs for gifted students sponsored state-wide by the Virginia Department of Education. This year’s program will be held on June 22 - 26, 29, 30, & July 1, 2020 from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm each day. All classes are held at the MathScience Innovation Center, 2401 Hartman St. Richmond, VA 23223. 

Students currently enrolled in grades 6, 7 or 8 who have been identified by their school divisions as gifted are eligible to apply. There is no tuition charge for participation in the Center’s Summer Regional Governor’s School. Participation in Governor’s School is an exciting opportunity and a special privilege. Students are selected from the most able and motivated students in the Richmond area. Interested students should see their gifted resource teacher or guidance counselor for details.  

Applications are due by February 19, 2020. 

Information is also available at:

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Gifted Advisory Date Change Reminder

Reminder: The Jan 21 GAC meeting was rescheduled to Feb 27 in the High School Media Center.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

2019-20 Gifted Advisory Officers

The Colonial Heights Gifted Advisory met on October 16, 2019.  Many thanks to the following individuals who were nominated and agreed to serve as officers this year:

Audrey Dube, Chair
Glanice Burchard, Vice-Chair
John McNulty, Secretary

Monday, October 7, 2019

Virginia Summer Governor's Schools

Information about the 2020 Summer Governor's Schools is available at the link below.  Be sure to see  your guidance counselor for any questions.

Monday, September 30, 2019

Gifted Advisory Meeting Change

The next Colonial Heights Gifted Advisory meeting will take place in the High School Media Center on Wednesday, October 16.  This is the High School Focus Night.  All meetings start at 6:00 p.m. 

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Gifted Advisory, 2019-20

Welcome to the 2019-20 school year.  We are looking forward to another great and exciting school year.  Please be sure to mark your calendars with the Gifted Advisory meetings dates below.  All meetings start at 6:00 p.m. and are held in the Audio Visual Room at the Colonial Heights Technical Building.

  • Wednesday, October 16: High School Focus Night
  • Tuesday, January 21: Middle School Focus Night  
  • Tuesday, May 19: Elementary Focus Night