Skip To Content
Admin

Student Opportunities

Student Opportunities

The following list of opportunities is for informational purposes only, and may be of interest to gifted learners. Jeffco Schools does not necessarily endorse the opportunities or resources listed below.

  • Center for Bright Kids offers summer programs and additional opportunities for gifted students throughout the school year. They also operate the Western Academic Talent Search (WATS), in which participants take the SAT, ACT or PSAT 8/9 examinations above their grade levels to evaluate their strengths, to gain experience, and to qualify for recognition and special programming 

To receive the Jeffco GT Eligibility  letter for WATS testing, please contact                              gtinform@jeffco.k12.co.us.  Once we verify a student's GT status, we will send
the letter to you electronically.
                                     

  • CSM Discover Tech for Girls - 3rd - 6th grade - Engage girls is STEM by introducing them to various subjects with an interactive, engaging, and hands-on approach.
  • CU Science Discovery Programs-Discover our Programs, Inspire curious minds, Learn about us, Explore online resources, Connect with us, Search our classes
  • Destination Imagination prepares Colorado's kids to be the innovators of the future by combining the arts, sciences, and technologies with creativity, teamwork and problem solving.
  • GT Legislative Day at the Capitol allows students, families and educators to advocate for gifted education and experience the legislative process in action at our State Capitol. Secondary students can shadow a legislator, and there are events for families as well.
  • High Potential Week - This is a week-long extension of the Outdoor Lab Experience that is meant to inspire and motivate the high-achieving student that is just completing 6th grade
  • Jeffco Writing Challenge - Start planning now for the 2019 Jeffco Writing Challenge!  Submissions are due February 28, 2019.  This year we have differentiated prompts for high school students and K-8 students. Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.
  • Math Madness - Math Madness is an online, team-based event that takes place during the fall in which elementary, middle and high schools from across the country compete in leagues of weekly competition followed bu a single elimination bracket tournament.  
  • SPARKS Camp- a summer enrichment program designed to SPARK the imagination and creativity of learners.The following list of opportunities is for informational purposes only, and may be of interest to gifted learners. Jeffco Schools does not necessarily endorse the opportunities or resources listed below.
  • Summer Programs - The Jeffco Association for Gifted Children (JAGC) compiles this list of summer programs for gifted students.
Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2018 West Corporation. All rights reserved.