Gifted Services

Gifted Services provides services to support the development and growth of local school district programming for gifted students. FCESC collaborates with local district curriculum staff to integrate and align services and programming. These services are provided to districts for a fee (Please see services cost sheet).

Gifted Services include:

  • Testing and identification
  • Placement of gifted students
  • Communication among parents, teachers and administrators
  • Written Educational Plans (WEP) assistance
  • Gifted program evaluation
  • Compliance and accountability requirements
  • Parental support
  • Other identified needs

For more information, please contact our Gifted Coordinator:

James “Jay” Young
Gifted Coordinator, Fairfield County ESC
(740) 653-3193 ext. 241 
(740) 877-9623 (Cell)
(740) 653-4053 (Fax)
jyoung@fairfieldesc.org
955 Liberty Drive,
Lancaster, OH 4313

Gifted Services Forms:

Gifted Referral Form (Click here to download the form)

Gifted Referral Process Guide (Click here to download the form)

Acceleration Referral Form (Click here to download the form)

Early Entrance Referral Form (Click here to download the form)

Early Entrance Process Guide (Click here to download the form)

Subject Acceleration Process Guide (Click here to download the form)

Whole-Grade Acceleration Process Guide (Click here to download the form)

Resources:

Ohio Department of Education – Gifted Education

http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Other-Resources/Gifted-Education

 

Ohio Association for Gifted Children

http://oagc.com/index.asp

 

National Association for Gifted Children

https://www.nagc.org/

 

Student Enrichment Opportunities

Martin W. Essex School for the Gifted and Talented

http://www.otterbein.edu/public/About/Community/summercamps/essex-camp.aspx

 

Camp Invention

http://campinvention.org/

 

Math Plus Academy

https://www.mathplusacademy.com/

 

Camp COSI

https://cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi

 

Columbus College of Art and Design – Youth Classes

https://www.ccad.edu/take-class/youth-classes-workshops-0

 

Other opportunities are available locally at businesses and organizations such as the Ohio Glass Museum, the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio, Art and Clay on Main, “Two Broke Artists” Art Studio, AHA! A Hands-On Adventure, and Wagnalls Memorial Library.

 

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