Gifted Services

  • The Olentangy Local Schools Gifted Services Program provides gifted and talented students with the opportunity to enhance cognitive, learning, research and communication skills by providing challenging opportunities through a differentiated learning program. Gifted specialists and classroom teachers encourage gifted and talented students to maximize their potential by accepting opportunities to stretch their thinking through rigorous curriculum, gaining the necessary skills to become self-directed, college and career ready students.  Please visit all of our Gifted Services pages by navigating through the side bar sections on the left.



    SUNDAY, October 15, 2017 

    Dr. James Webb 

    2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (doors open at 2:00 p.m.)

    Hilton Easton, 3900 Chagrin Blvd., Columbus, OH

    Visit for more details.


    2017 Volunteer Opportunities for Teens

    Looking for a summer volunteer opportunity for your child?  Click HERE for a list of opportunities in Central Ohio.
    Written Education Plans (WEP's) for gifted students receiving services through Olentangy Local Schools are available for viewing in PowerSchool.  Click HERE for the parent letter about Written Education Plans and instructions on accessing them through PowerSchool.
    Accelerated Weekend Experience (AWE) at the Center for Talent Development (CTD) offers weekend-long accelerated programs for gifted students, hosted at community sites across the country. Unique courses connect students with practicing professionals. Join experts in the field for a real-life perspective on topics, such as Alice 3D Programming, Cognitive Neuroscience, Aviation, Cryptography, Digital Imaging, Forensic Science, MIT App Inventor, Veterinary Science and more. Programs run Saturdays and Sundays, 9:00 am to 2:30 pm.  Click HERE for more information and dates.
    Please visit the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA) page and the NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners) page.
    Please visit the Enrichment Opportunities link to view information about upcoming Olentangy and Central Ohio camps, activities, and events to support gifted students!

    Please view the Frequently Asked Questions link for additional information regarding gifted identification and service criteria.