Congratulations to Manar Elmahi, 2022 Martin D. Jenkins Scholar Awardee

Manar Elmahi, a student at CTMS, is one of seven 2022 Martin D. Jenkins Scholar Awardees, as presented by the National Association for Gifted Children's Special Populations Network.  Named in honor of Dr. Martin D. Jenkins, Father of research on Gifted Black people, this award is designed to honor the high achievements of highly gifted … Continue reading Congratulations to Manar Elmahi, 2022 Martin D. Jenkins Scholar Awardee

Dr. Taliaferro wins NAGC Coordinator of the Year!

GC SAGE is so very proud of Dr. Taliaferro's recognition from the National Association for Gifted Children. She is a 2022-23 GT Coordinator of the Year, selected from schools across the nation. This is a huge tribute to her dedication to GCISD and the GT community. You can read more about the award on the … Continue reading Dr. Taliaferro wins NAGC Coordinator of the Year!

Mr. Stephen Murray, November Educator of the Month

Mr. Murray teaches Advanced Physics at Grapevine High School and is our Educator of the Month for November 2022. Mr. Murray teaches an advanced Physics class at GHS. Mr. Murray makes physics exciting, to the point where my kiddo is nearly skipping to the car at the end of each day. He communicates well with … Continue reading Mr. Stephen Murray, November Educator of the Month

GCISD represented at TAGT’s Emerging Leaders Program

TAGT's Emerging Leaders Program recently hosted a panel discussion about Parent and Community Involvement. You can learn more about the Emerging Leaders program at TXgifted.org. Panelists included Todd Kettler, Associate Professor at Baylor University; Kim Farbisz, President of the Gifted Education Family Network; Jamie Weatherall, President of GC-SAGE (Grapevine-Colleyville ISD parent association); Michelle Swain, Director of Gifted … Continue reading GCISD represented at TAGT’s Emerging Leaders Program

Ice Cream Social Skills Nov 7

We invite SAGE members to attend, and we welcome parents to volunteer! Please register as a parent volunteer and a student through this link. Register online Computers, phones, online gaming… while beneficial or entertaining, these can be disrupters to the otherwise natural development of social and interpersonal communication skills… especially after a pandemic where the … Continue reading Ice Cream Social Skills Nov 7

Upcoming GT Identification Events

For GT Identification and Services, please find the right event below depending on the age of your child. Parents of Kindergarteners Nov 9 5:30 at the PDEC Add to your calendar via FB event link Parents of students grades 1-4 Nov 16 5:30 at the PDECAdd to your calendar via FB event link GT Identification … Continue reading Upcoming GT Identification Events

Speaking at Sept GCISD School Board Meeting

Please find below the transcript for GC SAGE President speaking during open comments at the Sept 26 School Board meeting. We encourage all families to attend and participate in these events to bring awareness to the needs of GT families. If you have a specific concern, you can email your comments to Info@gc-sage.org or join … Continue reading Speaking at Sept GCISD School Board Meeting

Thank You Dr. Ryan, Superintendent

GC-SAGE is grateful to Dr. Ryan for the years of service he has given to GCISD. Under his leadership, our GT students have benefited from math telescoping, cluster grouping, having a dedicated GT LEAD teacher on each elementary campus, the creation of ASPIRE Academy, and so much more. Because of these initiatives and programs, GCISD … Continue reading Thank You Dr. Ryan, Superintendent