• Gifted & Talented Program

    Rio Blanco BOCES, Meeker School District and Rangely School District are committed to providing appropriate, quality education to all of their students while addressing each child's individual and unique needs.

    Under the direction of the director and coordinators, Rio Blanco BOCES and its partnering school districts strive to identify, assess and provide each gifted and talented student with enriched and/or accelerated programming to enable him/her to achieve his/her highest potential.


    Gifted Education Mission
    Recognize and nurture the development of exceptional abilities so that all gifted students demonstrate positive self-esteem, high-level thinking and creative productivity.


    Gifted Education Vision

    All gifted youth within Rio Blanco County are identified by their strength areas and needs.  Educational programming is designed and implemented to match their identified needs.  Student progress and achievement is monitored through on-going dynamic assessment.  Teachers of gifted students participate in professional development to increase, knowledge, skills and understanding of gifted students and required instruction.