Welcome to The Hamilton City School District Gifted Department!

Highlights from the 2014 Hamilton Gifted Summer Enrichment Program

The Hamilton City School District offered Camp Invention at both Highland Elementary and Crawford Woods Elementary this summer. Select this link to see highlights from the camp.

Special Thanks to VARtek Services for the donations that helped make this program the success that it was!!!

General Information

Please read and select the links below to find out more information about services provided for “gifted” students.

Gifted Identification Information

The Hamilton City School District Gifted Program holds fall and spring gifted identification screenings for all refered students.  The next screening period will occur in October 2014.  Teachers and parents are encouraged to refer students using the Gifted Identification Form. If you would like to refer your child for gifted identification testing, please select the link below, fill out both pages of the form and return it to the Gifted Coordinator by mail, email, or through your child’s teacher.

Referral Form Deadline for Fall Identification: October 3, 2014

Gifted Identification Referral Form

 

 Gifted Testing Information

If you would like to read more about the gifted identification testing procedures, please select the link below. Direct all inquiries to the Gifted Coordinator.

Gifted Identification Testing Information

Fall Identification Testing Window: October 13, 2014 – October 24, 2014

 

Parent Resources

 

After School Gifted Enrichment

The after school gifted enrichment program is designed to provide curriculum enrichment for gifted students in grades 5 and 6.  The goal of the enrichment program is to provide academic extensions and opportunities to gifted children through hands-on learning, guided inquiry, and critical and creative thinking.  This program  provides a hands-on, technology based, inquiry –centered approach to topics such as geography, mapping skills, restaurant design, the stock market, the science of roller coasters, invention development, and much, much more! The enrichment program is conducted every Monday after school from 3:45 – 4:45 pm through May 12, 2014. To qualify for this program the student must be identified as gifted in one or more of the following areas in 5th or 6th grade: Superior Cognitive, Math, Reading, Science, Social Studies, and Creative Thinking. Questions regarding the program should be directed to the gifted coordinator.

 

Gifted Coordinator Contact Information

Jeff Mallicote

533 Dayton St.

Hamilton OH. 45011

(513) 887-5000 Ext. 4427

jmallicote@hcsdoh.org