Gifted Education

Our Vision

To develop a model gifted education program in the Lancaster-Lebanon area that is comprehensive, fluid, and flexible where lifelong-learning and intellectual pursuits are encouraged, supported, and valued.

Mission Statement

The mission of the EASD Gifted Education Program is to:

  • Ensure the multi-faceted nature of giftedness is addressed effectively for every student
  • Empower gifted students and their families with knowledge and choices that will maximize potential
  • Establish partnerships within the broader community that enhance both community life and student-centered objectives
  • Educate the school community about giftedness in order to remove barriers and promote understanding
  • Equip faculty with practical training, creative ideas, and flexible programming options for teaching gifted students
  • Engage in on-going research and exploration to ensure cutting-edge ideas and practices in gifted education