GALACTIC is Hazelwood’s elementary component of the gifted program which provides special services to students living in the Hazelwood School District at the Learning Center. Students who attend GALACTIC have been identified as gifted with state approved criteria. Students meet one day per week and receive at least 300 minutes of services.
GALACTIC’s Vision: GALACTIC will be an exemplary elementary gifted program fostering a community of learners who model excellence, integrity, and ever-evolving skills for the 21st century.
GALACTIC’s Mission: GALACTIC will advocate for gifted children and provide challenges appropriate to their academic, social and emotional needs.
Services are provided on the following schedule:
Monday Grade 5 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tuesday Grade 4 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Wednesday Grade 3 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Thursday Grade 2 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Thursday Grade 1 9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
GALACTIC functions with a board-approved curriculum. The courses we offer change each semester and are posted with a brief explanation on our website.
Please take a moment to review the GALACTIC Handbook.