appeals must be initiated within one month of notification
that the student was not selected for the Highly Capable Program.
parents, teachers and community members may appeal selection decisions.
Requests to change the service delivery model for a student who has
been selected is a separate process. To address concerns about placement
or service delivery for a student who is already identified, please
work with school staff and then the Highly Capable Program coordinator.
Appeals must be made using the appeals form on the school district
website. Additional information may be attached.
Within 10 working days of the appeal deadline (30 days from parent
notification + 10 days), the coordinator will respond in writing providing the
decision and supporting data. The coordinator may consult members of the
multi-disciplinary selection committee and/or other school staff.
Please return complete form to The Office of Learning Support Programs: Attention Sonia Barry