High Ability Learner Program

Mission

Offering expanded and enhanced learning opportunities to empower High Ability Learners.       Our Children . . . Our Future!

Identification of Students

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  1. Students must have minimum total weighted score of “5” after MAP/NeSA and IQ weighted scores are combined in order to proceed to step 2.
  2. Students must have a minimum total weighted score of “7” after Grade Average weighted score is added to above score in step 1 and then proceed to step 3.
  3. Teacher Rating weighted score is added in.
  4. Students must have a minimum total weighted score of “11” to qualify for the HAL program.

Opportunities for HAL Students

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Elementary

  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Flexible Grouping
  • Saturday Camps
  • Summer Camps
  • Fine Arts (band, vocal music)

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Middle School

  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Flexible Grouping
  • Saturday Camps
  • Summer Camps
  • Quiz Bowl
  • History Day
  • High School Level Math Courses
  • Spanish Class (8th grade only)
  • Fine Arts (band, art, vocal music)
  • Extra-Curricular Clubs and Organizations

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High School

  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Advanced Placement Courses
  • Advanced STEM Classes
  • Math, Computer, and Business Contests
  • Quiz Bowl Team
  • Online Courses
  • Dual Credit and Online College Courses
  • Bronze, Silver and Gold Achievement Levels for Medals
  • Career and College Exploration Course
  • Fine Arts (band, art, vocal music)
  • Extra-Curricular Clubs and Organizations

Cindy Cole, HAL Coordinator

Contact:  402.274.4129            cindy.cole@apsbulldogs.org

Activities