• What is the Renaissance program?

    The Renaissance Gifted Academies focuses on profoundly gifted learners’ needs and interests. To be a part of this unique program you must go through an application process. Use the attached links for more information on how to be a part of this enriching program.

    Learning opportunities in the Renaissance Academy focus on mastery; higher order and critical thinking skills; community engagement; personal development and responsibility. In this learning community of supportive and collaborative peers, we expect students to take responsibility and ownership for their academic achievement and personal growth framed by their strengths and interests. In our self-contained gifted classrooms, we...

    • have the opportunity to differentiate the curriculum
    • move along the learning continuum as quickly and appropriately as possible
    • design instruction through assessments and teach the “whole” child
    • know that quality learning takes time but realizes superior results

    For more information visit the districts Renaissance page

    OR Canyon Springs Renaissance page

    Please also make sure to take a look at the Gifted Student Services Handbook