Gifted

Follow us on Twitter!Welcome! Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) offers gifted education services at all levels through a combination of school-based options and citywide programs. Through a variety of experiences, gifted students engage in rigorous learning opportunities through differentiated instruction that is responsive to the academic, social and emotional needs of the student.

VBCPS identifies students in the areas of:

  • General Intellectual Aptitude (advanced aptitudes demonstrated by skills and creative expression in general intellectual ability); and
  • Visual and Performing Arts Aptitude (specific aptitudes in selected visual or performing arts demonstrated by skills and creative expression and excelling consistently in the development of a product or performance in any of the visual and/or performing arts).

Informational Parent Video: How to Apply for Gifted Services

Learn about locating the Gifted Application:

English: https://youtu.be/FLM3bNZM7Wc
Spanish: https://youtu.be/ts5uUO8fjns


OFFICE OF GIFTED PROGRAMS: 2021 SPRING AWARD CELEBRATIONS

Gifted programs in action. VBCPS Spotlight on the Gifted experiencePlease join the VBCPS Office of Gifted Programs this month as we celebrate our Class of 2021 E.E. Brickell Scholarship winner and finalists, as well as our 2021 Outstanding Teacher of the Gifted Award Recipients! Visit our newest SMORE flyer to learn more!

For more information about gifted services visit the gifted education webpages for your student below: