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Focus




CGS Mission:

To provide gifted and highly motivated high school students a challenging, differentiated, and interdisciplinary academic program of study in the core subject areas of English, mathematics, science, and social studies using non-traditional activities supported by technology at their home school sites.

CGS Goals:

  • To develop students who are prepared to succeed at the post-secondary level.
  • To develop students who are life-long learners, possessing critical thinking skills, and individual and team problem-solving skills.
  • To develop students who are risk-takers and who will lead, participate and contribute in democratic and global societies.
  • To provide students with a learning environment that is active, student-centered and adaptive to students' individual learning style(s) and interest(s).
  • To provide learning experiences which are investigative, broad-based and/or thematic and integrate multiple disciplines into the area of study.
  • To encourage risk-taking, self-directed learning, self-understanding, and cooperation in the pursuit of new knowledge.
  • To provide students opportunities for choice in extended instructional activities.
  • To provide students opportunities for interaction with other communities of learners.