Student Advancement

The National Association for Gifted Children (NAGC) defines Gifted Individuals as “those who demonstrate outstanding levels of aptitude (defined as an exceptional ability to reason and learn) or competence (documented performance or achievement in top 10% or rarer) in one or more domains. The mission of the Rochester Public Schools Gifted Services department is to create an environment in which the full potential of the gifted and talented learner is recognized, encouraged, and nurtured. 

Contact Us:

Sheila Rainey
Student Advancement Office Manager
(507) 328-4299| Email

AP Courses

Advance Placement (AP) courses enable students to pursue college-level studies while still in high school.

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Credit by Assessment

Credit by Assessment allows students to test out of a course.

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Gifted Services

Offers gifted and talented students opportunities through a collaborative partnership.

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Helps students to earn both high school and college credit while still in high school.

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