Hello and welcome to the
2017-2018 school year!

Communication policy: If you call or email me, I will make every attempt to respond within 24 hours.
Phone is 918-7165, ext. 39511

Email is always your best bet!

Andrea Bittle
Gifted Education Specialist
Mary Scroggs Elementary School
Chapel Hill, NC

How does gifted education work in Chapel Hill?

Visit the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools District web page for Gifted Education:

This web page provides information about the Gifted program in our district and contains helpful links in the "Resources" section, including a Parent Guide for Gifted services.

Gifted Services in Chapel Hill:

Click on "Gifted Education Information" tab above and see the district powerpoint.


We do not formally identify students for gifted services until 3rd grade.

Testing for Gifted Services? Click on "Gifted Education Information"

GPAC is a committee of parents, administrators, and teachers who meet regarding gifted education services and policies in Chapel Hill.  If you have district-level questions, contact Scroggs' parent Jeff Hirsch:

Scroggs GPAC Representative

Jeff Hirsch
311 Parkside Cir.,
Chapel Hill, NC 27516

Information on the Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) for 5th-12th graders is available at www.tip.duke.edu.