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Gifted Support Program

DEFINITION: A Gifted Support Program is designed for students whose primary identified need is for gifted support.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The Gifted Support Program is designed to provide gifted services to those students qualified for the program under Chapter 16 of the Pennsylvania School Code. Chapter 16 defines the mentally gifted student as one with “outstanding intellectual and creative ability-the development of which requires special services and programs not ordinarily provided in the regular education program.”Gifted Support is available in each of the school district’s schools.