Thomasville City Schools announced that a total of 39 fourth and fifth graders have qualified for the Duke University Talent Identification Program. Students qualify by scoring at or above the 95th percentile on a grade-level standardized test or IQ test. Pictured above are: Jaya Sirmans and Tiarrica Everett.
Duke TIP is a nonprofit organization that supports academically talented students in grades four through twelve. Duke TIP offers above-grade-level testing, enrichment resources, year-round learning options, residential summer programs, online courses, and original research to supplement what students receive in school. By joining the 4th–6th Grade Talent Search, students gain access to TIP’s support, resources, and community. Enrichment activities, optional testing, and other benefits help participants discover their talents, develop essential skills, and take pride in their accomplishments.