Welcome to Challenge Central

Gifted

We provide a variety of enrichment units and learning experiences in a small group setting for gifted students. Challenge Central is organized around specific blocks of time throughout the day that are dedicated to math, language arts, and interdisciplinary projects. Through these areas, we address your child’s IEP goals and the gifted strands.


Classroom Rules:

  • Be Respectful
  • Be Responsible
  • Try Your Best

Supplies:

K,1,2nd: 1 Three-ring Binder (1inch), 1 packet of dividers with pockets, Pencils, Kleenex, Clorox wipes.

3rd: 1 Three-ring Binder (1inch), Wide-rule loose leaf paper, 1 packet of dividers with pockets, 1 package of pencils , Hand sanitizer.

4th: 1 Three-ring Binder (1inch), 1 packet of dividers with pockets, 1 package of pencils , Glue Sticks, Hand sanitizer.

5th Graders: 1 Three-ring Binder (1inch), 1 packet of dividers with pockets, Kleenex, Large pink erasers, Clorox Wipes.

*Please have your child bring a water bottle to class each week.

Gifted Strands

Creativity, Interest Development, Achievement, Communication, Independent Learning, Interpersonal Skills, Critical Thinking, and Self-Understanding


Schedule

Students receive individualized services based on their needs. Below is the framework for the gifted schedule:

Monday- 4th Grade

Tuesday -5th Grade

Wednesday- 3rd Grade

Thursday -K, 1st, 2nd

Fridays- IEPs, Potential Gifted Student Screenings, &

Additional Specialized Groups

Teachers of the Gifted Contact Information:

Lorna Noble: Lorna.Noble@aps.edu & Stephanie Garcia: Garcia_Step@aps.edu

Ms. Noble