|Name / Position||Contact Numbers|
|Mrs. Linda Payne
|(662) 644-0669 Ext. 7069 (Phone)|
|Mrs. Cheryl Smith
|(662) 644-0678 Ext. 7078 (Phone)|
|Ms. Lisa Robinson
Child Find Coordinator / Psychometrist
|(662) 644-0726 Ext. 7126 (Phone)|
Greenwood Public Schools guarantee a free and appropriate public education for students with special needs, ranging from students with disabilities to the gifted/talented students. The district offers services for students with disabilities from age 3-20 as following:
Individualized Education Program
Screening, consultation, evaluation and referrals to Preschool Program Related Services, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and transportation.
Transportation from school to work
Teacher Knowledge of Early Literacy Skills:
Literacy Instructional Capacity Survey-Teacher Version 2:
Infrastructure Analysis: https://goo.gl/forms/iW73Pob9naQI6H9c2
It is the philosophy of the Greenwood Public Schools that gifted students require a qualitatively differentiated curriculum taught in an atmosphere that allows students to take intellectual risks. We support and develop policies and practices that encourage and respond to the diverse expressions of gifts and talents in children and youth from all cultures, racial, and ethnic backgrounds, socioeconomic groups.
Goals Greenwood Gifted Program EGGSTRA
I. To provide an enrichment program of purposeful activities designed for the development of the process skills necessary to bring about meta-cognition and lifelong learning.
II. To provide career exploration opportunities appropriate for gifted children through interdisciplinary connections.
III. To provide activities and counseling that will support the social and emotional needs of gifted students in both self directed learning or group situations.