Friday, October 23, 2015

Focusing on the Future at the College of William & Mary

Focusing on the Future (FOF) exposes high-ability learners to career opportunities related to the arts, humanities, mathematics, and sciences. The program also informs parents of considerations and guidelines for effective career and academic planning.  Detailed information is available at:

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Saturday Enrichment at William & Mary

The Center for Gifted Education is accepting registrations for the Spring 2016
Saturday Enrichment Program (SEP). The Spring program will be held February 20
to March 19, 2016 in Williamsburg, consisting of 5 Saturday sessions. SEP is
an academically challenging program with an emphasis on inquiry-based learning
for students enrolled in grades K–12. It is not meant to supplant the regular
school curriculum; rather, it recognizes the importance of allowing able
youngsters to explore additional specialized areas of science, mathematics,
humanities, and the arts. The program’s brochure is accessible through the
Center’s website at If you have
any questions, please contact the Precollegiate Learner Program office at (757) 221-6198

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

2015-16 Officers

Last night, the Colonial Heights Gifted Advisory re-elected Beth Knight, Audrey Dube, and Kim Boyd to their leadership positions.  Thanks to each of you for your support and dedication to the Gifted Advisory Committee.  Beth will serve as Chair, Audre will serve as Vice-Chair, and Kim will serve as Secretary. 

Thursday, October 8, 2015

First Gifted Advisory Meeting

Remember that the first Gifted Advisory meeting will take place on Monday, October 19.  This will be the High School Focus Night, which will make attendees aware of opportunities and challenges available to gifted and high ability students at the high school.  All meetings begin at 7:00 pm and are held in the AV room at the Technical Center.