WAYNE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
GIFTED RESOURCE SERVICES
Resource Services - A part-time grouping of students with gifted characteristics based on the interests, needs and abilities of the students and is designed for accelerated content, special interest groups, and/or process skills development. Usually referred to as a gifted pullout.
Student choice of academic programs and competitions include the following:
Seminars - Discussion-based sessions on specific topics.
- Gifted Seminar: GT Workshop
Topics include Gifted Myths, Grit & Academic Resilience, Perfectionism, Procrastination, Introversion, Underachievers, Test Anxiety, ACT Test & Tips, Bibliotherapy, IQ & EQ, College 101, Resumes & Applications
- Leadership Seminar: LEAD (Leaders Engaged in Achieving Distinction)
Topics include individual leadership development, group dynamics, and social / emotional intelligence
- Academic Seminar
Travel Study Option - WCMS & WCHS gifted and high achieving students are offered travel study opportunities for high school credit.
Spring 2015 Puerto Rico
Winter 2017 New York & Washington, D.C.: Inauguration 2017
Summer 2018 Journey Down Under: New Zealand & Australia
Fall 2018 Italy: Venice, Florence, & Rome
Summer 2019 D-Day 75th Anniversary: England & France
Summer 2020 Grecian Odyssey
Consultation - Gifted information and resources are available upon request to students, parents, and teachers.