Welcome to the Gifted and Talented Wiki page for Keller Middle School!

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Mission Statement
¨ Keller Middle School believes that there are gifted students whose intellectual capacity, rate of learning and potential for creative contributions need experiences apart from, but connected to, the regular classroom. Our responsibility will be to provide students with educational alternatives that teach, challenge, and expand their knowledge, while simultaneously stressing the development of independent and self-directed learners who continuously generate questions, analyze, create and evaluate information and ideas.

KMS’ Goals for GT Program
¨ Provide a variety of appropriate types of enrichment in the middle school grades that are based on students’ learning needs.
¨ Ensure that the curriculum for gifted students is aligned with and extends the regular classroom curriculum.
¨ Promote and encourage autonomous learning with opportunities to share, analyze, and reflect on their products