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775 Rathmell Road
Columbus, Ohio 43207
P: (614) 491-8044
F: (614) 491-8323
HLS Gifted
Giving Students Opportunities to Express and Grow Their Unique and Varied Abilities
Allyson Price, Gifted Coordinator [aprice@hlsd.org] 
Our  gifted education program seeks to support the academic and emotional needs of our gifted students through challenging curricula, engaging activities, encouragement, and guidance. We maintain our focus on several important components of gifted education, including:
  • Aligning to Ohio Gifted Operating Standards and the Department of Education Guidelines
  • Reviewing best practices and research and follow a continuous improvement model
  • Building educational capacity within our teachers working with gifted students
  • Analyzing data to determine the best curricular and programming options for our gifted students
  • Improving our communication with all stakeholders
Explore Gifted
     RECENTLY ADDED:  What to Expect...When You're Parenting a Gifted Child
This is our guide to the HLS gifted program. Individual pages from this guide appear below.
HLS Gifted:  Comprehensive Guide Overview
Read our introduction to our HLS Gifted Guide
HLS Gifted Referral and Identification
This document explains our gifted referral and identification process.
HLS Gifted Equity Assurance
Learn how we ensure equitable gifted referral, identification, and services to HLS students.
Gifted Student Acceleration Policy
Whole-grade and individual subject acceleration, early entrance to kindergarten, and early high school graduation are discussed in this document.
HLS Gifted Service Plan
See where and how gifted services are provided throughout HLS.
Written Education Plans (WEPs)
The components of WEPS are explained in this document.
HLS Gifted Professional Development
We direct and document high-quality PD for our teachers who serve HLS gifted students.
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District Administrative Offices
775 Rathmell Road   |   Columbus, Ohio 43207
Phone: 614-491-8044   |   Fax: 614-491-8323
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Hamilton Township High School 614-491-8044 x1800 614-492-1495 Hamilton Elementary School 614-491-8044 x1300 614-492-1499
Hamilton Middle School 614-491-8044 x1500 614-491-0260 Hamilton Preschool 614-491-8044 x1231 614-491-5564
Hamilton Intermediate School 614-491-8044 x1600 614-492-1059
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