The Ridgefield School District is now accepting student referrals for participation in its Highly Capable Program for the 2019-20 school year. Anyone may refer a student, including parents, teachers, other students and community members. All students in Grades K-12 are eligible.
Highly capable students perform or show potential for performing at remarkably high levels of accomplishment when compared to others of their age, experience or background. These students may demonstrate exceptionally high intellectual ability, memory, creativity, curiosity and leadership ability.
For more detailed information about the program, please refer to "K-12 Highly Capable Program Overview". It explains the program’s goals, identification process, service model and the schedule for testing.
If you are interested in referring your child for the identification process for the Highly Capable Program, please click here to access a Referral Form. Completed forms must be submitted to the following address and received no later than February 1, 2019. Due to time and testing constraints, forms received after this deadline will not be accepted:
Director of CCTE and Federal Programs
Ridgefield School District
2724 S. Hillhurst Road
Ridgefield, WA 98642
To review the district’s Annual Notification of Referral for Highly Capable, please click here. It is also posted on the Ridgefield School District’s website at www.ridgefieldsd.org in the Federal Programs Department and clicking on Highly Capable Program.