Jeffco GT Vision

We are focused on Actualizing Learners' Potential for gifted and high-ability learners in Jeffco Public Schools.

We believe all students deserve an education that will provide meaningful growth academically, socially, and emotionally. See our Definition of a GT Student and our Board Policy on Gifted Education. Here is the link to the latest GT Updates for students and families!

ALPs At Drake

Setting Your Goals (Directions)

  1. LINK TO GOAL SETTING SLIDE SHOW: Review this slideshow first!

  2. LINK TO VIDEO INTRO: Watch this tutorial next.

  3. LOGIN HERE TO CHOOSE GOALS: When you're ready to finalize your goals, use this link to login and complete them!

Your TWO goals will be:

  1. Academic: Linked to a class you are passionate about....writing, reading, science, history, math, theater, music, and the arts. How would you learn more about the subject you love? Work with a teacher, enter a contest, self-reflect, join a club?

  2. Affective: Leadership, Personal, Social, or Cultural.

Your due date for your goal setting is Friday, September 30th!


Mrs. Motley & Ms. Chubb

Important Dates & Information

  • 6th Grade: September 20th in Library during Access

  • 7th Grade: September 21st in Library during Access

  • 8th Grade: September 22nd in Library during Access

Progress Monitoring #1 in Library

  • After Thanksgiving Break

Progress Monitoring #2 in Library

  • The week of February 1st

Goal Completion Due Dates in Library

  • Before Spring Break (March 24th)

Questions? Ask Mrs. Motley! She is the Building Coordinator. Just email her:

  • Drake Clubs and Activities

  • Leadership Opportunities (Leadership & NJHS)

  • Contest Opportunities

  • Other

Wondering about how to be identified as gifted and talented?