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Gifted and Talented

Welcome to our Gifted and Talented page.  Here you will find information about Silver Creek Elementary's Gifted and Talented programs, data, beliefs, contacts and ideas.  

Adams 12 Core Beliefs About GT:

  • Giftedness presents a need for qualitatively different programming
  • Giftedness presents in a variety of domains
  • Giftedness is present in all populations
  • Giftedness is evident in multiple ways 

Upcoming Adams 12 Five Star G.T. opportunities:


Gifted and Talented referral and testing for students attending Silver Creek Elementary School will be
occurring December​ ​3rd and 4th​ ​for the school year 2018-2019

Please click on the link for more information regarding G.T. Testing...

Give the completed forms (below) to Kristen Masterson, GT Coordinator, your student’s teacher or the
main office by​ ​November​ ​2, 2018​ ​at​ ​the​ ​very​ ​latest.

Adams 12 Five Star School GT Page

A.L.P. (Advanced Learning Plan) G.T. Retreat at Silver Creek (for all students that are currently identified and those students still pending) Friday, September 21, 2018 

Adams 12 GT Parent Group webpage

2nd-grade G.T. testing screener: September 17, 2018 (Monday)

CoGat testing: December 3rd and 4th. All testing paperwork will need to be turned in by November 2, 2018 . 

2017-18 State testing results

MATH (4th and 5th grade students) Median Growth Percentile

Silver Creek      85%
District               67%
State                 61%

English Language Arts (4th and 5th grade students)

Median Growth Percentile

Silver Creek     68%       
District              64%                         
State                61%

Silver Creek Elementary contacts:

SCE G.T. coordinator:  Kristen Masterson (2nd grade teacher)

SCE G.T. parent liason: Jennifer Seifried (parent)

SCE G.T. administrator: Darren Oliver (principal) 

Get on the Remind texting list: Text @7feha3 to 81010

You will get updated GT information from SCE