Minnesota Council for the Gifted & Talented

Connections. Advocacy. Resources. Equity. Support.

South Washington County Schools
Grades Served
3, 4, 5
Program Name(s)
Gateway Program
Type of Program
Public, School within a School
Admission Requirements
Identification for Advanced Academic Services in the SoWashCo schools through ability and achievement data
2E Accommodations
2 Sentence Description
The Gateway Program is a level 4 program that serves identified gifted learners using a cohort model with curriculum featuring increased depth, complexity and pacing as the primary lens for designing instruction. Gateway immerses students in an intellectually challenging community that encourages academic risk-taking to develop students’ academic potential and supports their social and emotional needs as learners.