Continuum of Services:

                                                     Grade Band

                                                                                   HCL Approach

 

Kindergarten – 2nd Grade

 

 

Developmentally appropriate approach including clustering, differentiation and single subject acceleration.

Teachers, parents and students will design a plan based on the unique characteristics of each child.

 

3rd – 5th Grade

 

 

Classroom instruction will focus on the student’s area of talent using clustering, differentiation and single subject acceleration.

Teachers, parents and students will design a plan based on the unique characteristics of each child.

6th – 8th Grade

 

Instruction will focus on the student’s area of talent using differentiation, clustering, single subject acceleration and telescoping.

The classroom teachers, parents, student and specialist will design a plan based on the unique characteristics of each learner.

Additionally, Future Problem Solvers will be offered as an enrichment. During the spring of 8thgrade, students will work with a case manager in preparation for their transition to high school.

9th – 12th Grade

 

Students may select a variety of options including AP, advanced courses, Running Start and early entrance to college to develop their area of qualification.

Classroom teachers, parents, high school counselors and HCL case manager will work together to aid the student with course navigation and college and career planning.

 

For a more detailed description: Continuum of Services


2016-2017 Highly Capable Learner Liaisons

Alderwood – Gretchen Stiteler

Birchwood – Heather Griffin

Carl Cozier – Monica Savory

Columbia – Kirsten Copland

Cordata – Dawn Christiana

Geneva – Courtney Kesinger

Happy Valley – Danielle Hunter

Lowell – Sarah Walker

Northern Heights – Dawn Christiana

Parkview – Dawn Christiana

Roosevelt – Susan Kagel

Silver Beach – Jodi Kinzel

Sunnyland – Amy Berreth

Wade King – Jenny Lawrence

Middle Schools – Sarah Walker

High Schools – Rhonda Schraeder-Young, Case Manager