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:
FIRST DAY OF CLASSES: The first day of classes for GALACTIC students will be Monday, August 30 and they will attend weekly on their grade's scheduled day. Please see below.
Mondays: 5th grade
Tuesdays: 4th grade
Wednesdays: 3rd grade
Thursdays: 2nd grade full day and mornings only on Thursdays: 1st grade
GALACTIC functions with a board-approved curriculum. The courses we offer change each semester and are posted with a brief explanation on our website.
Introduction letter from the Coordinator Introduction Letter