Gifted Program

Q.U.E.S.T. - Question, Understand, Examine, Solve and Think

Mission Statement

The mission of Lafayette County School District gifted program is to provide students who are identified as intellectually gifted and talented an exceptional education that fosters and encourages creativity, advanced thinking, social-emotional growth and the opportunity to maximize their personal potential.


  • To provide a differentiated curriculum that incorporates student interests, strengths, and learning styles while meeting cognitive, affective, and social needs.

  • To provide a rigorous enrichment program and integrated arts that supports diversity in learning styles and individual responsibility.

  • To enhance and develop student self-awareness

  • To develop creativity and thinking skills

  • To develop skills necessary to become future leaders

  • To provide a curriculum that promotes lifelong learning and career development

  • To foster beneficial relationships with our community