The Troy ISD Gifted and Talented Program is committed to identifying and serving students who demonstrate above average achievment in the areas of intellectual abilitiy, creativity, and advanced academic achievement. Gifted students are exceptional and eager to learn, but they may have specific needs that have potential to be unmet. The Troy Independent School District will address these needs by providing a comprehensive curriculum program that enhances student learning and encourages the growth of unique talents. Students will participate in activities that develop their abilities to think logically, independently and creatively, and to communicate effectively. The Troy ISD Gifted and Talented Program is characterized by quality, equity, and accountability.