Welcome to the Academically-Intellectually Gifted Program website for Kannapolis City Schools! In accordance with Article 9B, the AIG program in KCS strives to serve students of all populations through a talent development mindset, cultivating thinking by using a critical thinking framework, preparing students for daily experiences through social-emotional curricula, and supporting students through partnerships and communication between all stakeholders. The district also strives to provide AIG services to students on an all day, every day basis through extensions in core curricula, professional development and collaborative planning of staff, and implementation of differentiated curricula at all levels. ALL students deserve to have their needs met on a daily basis, and the AIG department in KCS advocates for and supports district staff in meeting needs of high-ability students at all times.
1. Complete the parent communication information form.
2. Join the KCS AIG Facebook Group [request to join]
View the 2022-25 AIG Local Plan describing the AIG program in KCS!
View the NCDPI Academically-Intellectually Gifted Website for state AIG standards and state resources.
View the NAGC National Gifted Website for national standards and resources.
Visit the Duke TIP Website to find out about opportunities Duke Talent Identification has for your child.