School Component Form

Summer Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth

Required for all new and returning students enrolling in the Summer Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth. A school teacher, counselor or principal should answer the following questions.

About our program: Academy for Gifted and Talented Youth is a two-week enrichment program for gifted, talented and/or high achieving students who have completed grades K-8. Your recommendation helps us to assess a student's potential for success in this program. Please complete this form in a timely fashion and return it to the parent to be submitted as part of the registration packet.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Carleigh Schultz at 860-512-2804

Student Information

Student Assesment

  1. Is or has the applicant ever been involved in a gifted and talented program in the school district?

    If yes, name of program:

  2. We strive for the best possible match of student to course. In what subject areas does this child show strength?

  3. Please assess the child's performance/potential for participation in the three-hour classes held over a two-week, Mon-Fri. period.

    Area Average Above Average Superior Other (Explain)

    The Student Is: Never Rarely Sometimes Often Always
    Kind and Considerate to Others
    Motivated to complete tasks given
    Follows instruction
    Shows high level of creativity
    Able to focus on the task at hand

What other information about this student should the Excursions in Learning Program consider?

Last Update: January 31 2014
For additional information, email Carleigh Cappetta Schultz or call 860-512-2804.