PVschools offers a full range of gifted education services to students residing both inside and outside the district boundaries. The following programs are provided at every PV school:
Cluster Grouping Model - Grades 1 - 4
Gifted students are grouped into designated gifted cluster classrooms at every school and receive differentiated instruction in all content areas by gifted cluster teachers.
Honors classes - Grades 4 - 6
Content replacement and content enrichment in mathematics and / or language arts daily with a gifted specialist
Self-contained Program - Grades 1 - 6
For high-achieving, highly-gifted students whose needs may not be met by regular gifted programs.
Honors and Advanced Level Courses in Mathematics and Language Arts
Digital Learning Center at Sunrise Middle School
Honors Academies at Desert Shadows Middle School
International Baccalaureate program at Vista Verde Middle School
Understanding the Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Middle School Students
A presentation that was given at the Gifted program on January 20, 2016
Digital Academy for Advanced Placement Scholars at Shadow Mountain High School
CREST Center for Research in Engineering, Science and Technology
The International Baccalaureate Program at North Canyon High School
Additional information including a list of gifted programs, may be found at the district website.
Join us for the January Monthly Meeting and Educational Program. Our program will be an opportunity to meet in small groups with various PVSchools Cabinet members and new Directors, and to have open discussions.
Join UPC and PVSchools Gifted Education Department for our January 25, 2017 seminar, Gifted in the Middle: Exploring the Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Middle School Students
Don't miss the February Monthly Meeting and Educational Program on February 15, 2017. Our program will address Middle School preparation and the transition to high school. It will be presented by Koni Withers, PVUSD Lead Counselor.
Send in your membership form for 2016-17 today!