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Gifted Identification Process FAQs

A parent/guardian, professional educator, community member, self, or peer may refer a student for a Gifted Referral. Referrals are accepted in writing by the school’s Gifted Identification Coordinator, Mrs. Jefferson, during the following windows:

Gifted Referral Window

Begins: October 7

Ends: October 25

Parents, community members, teachers, peers, of students in grades 3-5, submit a written request to Cynthia Jefferson cejefferson@henrico.k12.va.us , school Gifted Identification Coordinator by 10/25.

 

A parent/guardian, professional educator, community member, self, or peer may refer a student for a Gifted Referral. Referrals are accepted in writing by the school’s Gifted Identification Coordinator, Mrs. Cynthia Jefferson during the specific dates for specified grades:

October 7-25 – Referrals accepted for Third, Fourth and Fifth grade students

January 6-24- Referrals accepted for Kindergarten, First, and Second grade students

Parents/Guardians must send an email or submit a request in writing to Mrs. Jefferson from October 7-25 or January 6-24 of the appropriate referral window. Mrs. Jefferson will send an Academic Referral Form and the Parent/Guardian Questionnaire home to be completed and returned.

For more information please check out the HCPS Gifted Page:
http://henricoschools.us/gifted/

Please contact Mrs. Jefferson if you have any questions at cejefferson@henrico.k12.va.us or 804-795-7030.

For more information please check out the HCPS Gifted Page:
https://henricoschools.us/gifted/

For additional information from the National Association for Gifted Children please visit: https://www.nagc.org/resources-publications/resources-parents/parent-information-tip-sheets

Please contact Mrs. Jefferson if you have any questions at cejefferson@henrico.k12.va.us or 804-795-7030.

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