Henrico County Public Schools

Gifted Young Scholars Academy

at Wilder Middle School

Our Mission

The Gifted Young Scholars’ Academy at L. Douglas Wilder Middle School provides a comprehensive and rigorous interdisciplinary educational opportunity for dually identified gifted students in grades 6-8. This advanced instructional program is designed around the cognitive characteristics and learning styles of gifted children, providing an integrated curriculum incorporating focused reflection, interaction and discussion. 

 The GYSA Experience

Click on the icon below to learn more about our exciting program
and see our current and former students shine at their Innovation Showcase 2023.

L. Douglas Wilder Middle School

Henrico County Public Schools

6900 Wilkinson Rd, Richmond, VA 23227

(804) 515-1100