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Northside Independent School District provides instructional opportunities and various services designed to meet the unique needs of students with significantly advanced general intellectual ability and/or specific subject matter aptitude in language arts, science, social studies and/or mathematics. These programs provide an appropriately differentiated curriculum in an effort to help students work to their fullest potential. GT program services may include a modified delivery of instruction for students by accelerating and/or providing for greater depth, more complex content, and enrichment activities. Specific GT program services are available in Kindergarten-12th grades. GT Specialists serving identified GT students have met the state requirements necessary for the teaching assignment. Northside ISD recognizes that all students are entitled to a program of educational experiences that provides opportunities to maximize the development of their capabilities.


Campus GT Specialist:

Laura Benavidez



What is GT?

Do you want to know more about NISD's Gifted and Talented Program? Tune in for a informational session with Ms. Benavidez. She will discuss the 6 profiles of giftedness and explain the process of referring and identifying a student for NISD's GT program.


NISD Gifted & Talented Programs and Advanced Academics Website

Visit our district website for more information.

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