• Academically gifted education in Horry County Schools is considered part of the identified student's total educational program. The State of South Carolina and the District declares by evaluation and eligibility standards that the gifted child has academic needs that must be met in a differentiated environment. “The mission of gifted education is to maximize the potential of gifted and talented students by providing programs and services that match the unique characteristics and needs of these students.”
    If you feel as though your student is academically gifted and would like to have them evaluated, please contact Kelley Baxley at (843) 399-8608, email kbaxley@horrycountyschools.net, or complete the referral form below no later than Monday, September 18: