Expanded Gifted and Talented Opportunities for Students
As the School District of New Lisbon began its Vision 20/20 planning process, we evaluated the number of opportunities for gifted and talented students. Many things were in place already and more opportunities are being added each year. The following list shows many of the competitions and opportunities available beyond the classroom for our students in which they can excel.
3rd Grade Invention Fair, 4th Grade Heritage Fair, 5th Grade Kids College at UW-Lacrosse, 5th Grade Performing Arts, 5th Grade Math Knowledge Competition, 5th-8th Grade Modern Woodmen Speech Competition, 6th Grade Battle of the Books, 6th Grade College Days for Kids at UW-Stevens Point, 6th Grade Math 24, 6th–8th Grade Science Olympiad, 7th Grade Quiz Bowl, 8th Grade Leadership Group, 9th-10th Grade Techno Expo competition, HS Creative Writing at UW-Lacrosse, High School Honors Band and Choir, High School Dorian Music Festival, High School Tommy Musical Awards, Technical Education Odyssey of the Mind/Catapult competition, Western Tech. Robotics Competition, STEM class, FFA: Sectional Speaking Contests, Judging teams - from identifying cheese to evaluating horses, dairy products, Dairy Cattle Evaluation, and Forage team competitions, Wisconsin Ambassadors of Music trip, FBLA regional and state competitions.
New Lisbon is committed to helping all students reach their fullest potential, including the gifted and talented.