Academically & Intellectually Gifted

Welcome to the Macon County Schools Academically & Intellectually Gifted program!


Article 9 (Special Education)
Amended to create Article 9B (Academically or Intellectually Gifted Students)

Academically or intellectually gifted students perform or show the potential to perform at substantially high levels of accomplishments when compared with others their age, experience or environment. Academically or IntellectuAIG in North Carolinaally gifted students exhibit high-performance capability in intellectual areas, specific academic fields, or in both intellectual areas and specific academic fields. Academically or intellectually gifted students require differentiated educational services beyond those ordinarily provided by the regular educational program. Outstanding abilities are present in students from all cultural groups, across all economic strata, and in all areas of human behavior.

Brooke Keener:  Program Director

Camille Plemens: AIG Specialist (Grades K-6)

Christy Barnett: AIG Specialist (Grades 7-12)