GATE

GATE

Gifted and Talented Program (GATE)

GATE students in grades 4-8 are offered a variety of opportunities at Chicago Park School. Once a week, an extended school day allows qualified students to be placed in a multi-age setting, and are provided with enrichment projects that challenge their academic strengths.

Examples of enrichment topics include:

LEGO Mindstorms robotics
Stock market simulation
Archeology
Challenger Mission space simulation
Age of Sail living history
Play production
Toothpick bridge engineering
Oddyssy of the Mind problem solving challenges
Mystery Festival
Electrical Circuitry