Gifted & Talented Program: Private Elementary School

Gifted and talented students in the full-time program at Pearson Online Academy find the specialized instruction and support they need to work above their grade level, grow, and thrive.

Advancing in Core Subjects

Designed specifically for gifted learners in grades 3–5, our advanced courses offer increased interaction with teachers and peers, as well as special projects, activities, and investigations that promote higher-level thinking skills. These courses include:

  • Language Arts
  • Literature
  • Math
  • Science

Identifying Gifted Students In Private Elementary Schools

For full-time Pearson Online Academy students, parents or a teacher may nominate an elementary private school student for enrollment in Pearson Online Academy’s gifted or talented program. In evaluating nominations to the program, Pearson Online Academy considers:

  • Aptitude and achievement test scores
  • Grades or previous academic performance
  • An individual portfolio of previous work
  • A prior school’s assessment