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Gifted and Talented

Advanced Academic Services (AAS) / Gifted and Talented Program

Gifted and Talented

Community Resources for Enrichment Opportunities Outside of the Classroom

Parental Resources

Canyon ISD GT Handbook

Canyon ISD Gifted & Talented Program Information

Teacher-Other Nomination Form for Gifted and Talented Program K-12

Parent Nomination Form for Gifted & Talented Program K-1

Parent Nomination Form for Gifted & Talented Program 2-12

Teacher Screener Gifted & Talented Assessment Form – K-1

2021-2022 TAGT Canyon ISD Gifted and Talented Program Evaluation

Teacher Gifted & Talented Assessment Form – 2nd-12th – contact campus librarian


2nd-12th Grade Gifted and Talented Assessment Window:

October 31 – November 11, 2022

Deadline for the 2nd – 12th grade nominations:

October 6, 2022 by 3:30 p.m.

Kindergarten & 1st Grade Gifted and Talented Assessment Window:

January 9-20, 2023

Deadline for Kinder-1st grade nominations:

December 9, 2022 by 3:30 p.m.

Contact Information:

Director of Digital & Academic Innovation & Gifted Programs
Chris Norton 806-677-2665

Administrative Assistant
Alejandra Galvan 806-677-2611


Arden Road Elementary
Cindy Howard 806-677-2360

City View Elementary
Julie Easterly 806-677-2500

Crestview Elementary
Wendy Cornelius 806-677-2780

Gene Howe Elementary
Julie Easterly 806-677-2380
Heritage Hills Elementary
Lori Betzen 806-510-2000
Hillside Elementary
Cindy Howard 806-677-2520

Lakeview Elementary
Jennifer Matt 806-677-2830

Reeves-Hinger Elementary
Wendy Cornelius 806-677-2870

Spring Canyon Elementary
Jennifer Matt 806-510-2030

Sundown Lane Elementary
Lori Betzen 806-677-2400

Canyon Intermediate
Heather Finsterwald 806-677-2800
Greenways Intermediate
Michelle Flood 806-677-2460
Pinnacle Intermediate
Debra Bridenbaugh 806-677-2570

Canyon Junior High
Christine Otterness 806-677-2700
Westover Park Junior High
Elizabeth Skrabits 806-677-2420

Canyon High
Rachel Hall 806-677-2740
Canyon High
Josh Wilson 806-677-2333