Highly Capable Program
The Highly Capable Program (HCP) at North Kitsap School District delivers specialized instruction, engaging activities, and support services designed to accelerate learning and present distinct academic challenges for young learners recognized as highly capable.
Catering to students from kindergarten through 12th grade, the Highly Capable Program at North Kitsap School District identifies eligible students through a comprehensive evaluation conducted by a multi-disciplinary team. This team utilizes multiple measures, established criteria, and professional judgment to determine each student's eligibility. Once identified, highly capable students receive tailored services within the general education classroom through a customized student learning plan and the implementation of a highly capable plan, ensuring their unique needs are met and their exceptional abilities nurtured.