600 more SCS students qualify for gifted program after universal screening

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: January 15, 2020 12:03 PM CT | Published: January 15, 2020 12:00 PM CT
Special to the Daily Memphian

Laura Faith Kebede

Laura Faith Kebede covers Memphis schools for Chalkbeat Tennessee. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and most recently covered county government, schools and religion at the Richmond Times-Dispatch in Virginia.

Across Shelby County Schools district, 600 more students in kindergarten through second grade are starting in the district’s gifted education program, known as CLUE, which stands for Creative Learning in a Unique Environment. Another 600 older students are waiting for additional state testing to see if they qualify.

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Shelby County Schools CLUE Miska Clay Bibbs

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