What is a “gifted” student?
According to the Georgia Department of Education, the definition of a gifted student is:
Gifted Student - a student who demonstrates a high degree of intellectual and/or creative ability(ies), exhibits an exceptionally high degree of motivation, and/or excels in specific academic fields, and who needs special instruction and/or special ancillary services to achieve at levels commensurate with his or her abilities.
For further information about referrals and testing visit:
GA DOE Gifted Info:
GA Gifted & Talented Camps:
Hoagies’ Gifted Education Page: