GATE/Accelerated Class

Our Isabelle Jackson Elementary GATE/Accelerated Class meets on most Mondays from 2:30-4:30 in the library.  Students are invited based on GATE identification or teacher referral.

GATE Mission Statement

The EGUSD program for gifted, talented, and high potential students will discover and nurture students with an exceptional level of performance in diverse areas of expression.  The program will equitably and collaboratively engage students and their families to access rigorous instruction with support for intellectual, social, and emotional needs.

Updated GATE Identification Criteria

GATE identification will be based on students exhibiting exceptional ability in one of the following areas:

  • Creative Ability
  • Leadership Ability
  • Visual and Performing Arts Ability
  • Academic Ability
  • Cognitive Ability

If you have any questions about GATE at Isabelle Jackson Elementary, please contact our school’s GATE Coordinator Katie Hedrick or call (916) 689-2115.