The goal of the gifted and talented program is to provide systematic and continuous programming for students identified as gifted and talented in one or more of the five areas of giftedness as defined by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. To that end, the gifted and talented resource staff provides individualized student assessments for identification and programming purposes, individualized Pupil Education Plans for students identified as gifted and talented, and consultation services for staff, students, and families.
Gifted and Talented Program Philosophy- Differentiated Instruction
The philosophy of the Oconomowoc Area School District is to provide challenge to our gifted and talented students through differentiation of the curriculum within the regular education classroom. Download the complete Gifted and Talented Philosophy document.
Gifted and Talented Student Identification
Currently there are more than 350 students in the Oconomowoc Area School District formally identified as Gifted and Talented in one or more of the five areas of giftedness as defined by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.
Gifted Education & Talent Development 3-Year Plan
This plan provides the Board of Education, the Administration, the Resource and Teaching Staff, and the community with information pertaining to gifted education and talent development services during the 2016/2019 school years. Download the complete 3-Year Plan.
Director, Curriculum & Instruction
Wendy SallamK-12 Gifted & Talented Coordinator,Gifted & Talented Resource / RtI Coach Nature Hill Intermediate
Lisa MiddletonGifted and Talented ResourceGreenland Elementary School262-560-8100 Ext. 8140MiddletL@oasd.org
Rebecca ReichhartGifted and Talented ResourceIxonia Elementary School262-560-8400 Ext. 8428ReichhaR@oasd.org
Becky JannyGifted and Talented ResourceMeadow View Elementary School262-560-8000 Ext. 8058JannyB@oasd.org
Bethany StausGifted and Talented ResourcePark Lawn Elementary School262-560-8200 Ext. 8270StausB@oasd.org
Wendy HarropGifted and Talented ResourceSummit Elmentary School262-560-8300 Ext. 8344HarropW@oasd.org
Colleen HoyneGifted and Talented Resource / RtIDistrict Coordinator for Gifted Programming Coach Silver Lake Intermediate,
Park Lawn Elementary and Summit Elementary262-567-4300 Ext. firstname.lastname@example.org
Carrie SchultzGifted and Talented ResourceOconomowoc High School262-560-3282 SchultzC@oasd.org