Nominations

Nominations for the Highly Capable Program are now open. For more information about the Highly Capable Program and the identification process, please download the Nomination Packet. For more information, please call Teresa Haugstad at (360) 629-1237. All nominations are due to the student's resident school site or the district office located at 26920 Pioneer Highway, Stanwood WA, 98292 by April 28, 2021.


The Stanwood-Camano School District's Highly Capable Program serves students in grades K-12 who perform or show potential for performing at significantly advanced academic levels when compared to others of their age, experiences, or environments.

Please consider making a nomination if you believe that your students is performing significantly above grade level in reading and/or math and possesses the following learning characteristics:
- Capacity to learn with unusual depth of understanding;
- Capacity to retain what has been learned and to transfer to new situations;
- Capacity and willingness to deal with increasing levels of complexity;
- Capacity to make unusual connections among ideas and concepts;
- Capacity for learning at an accelerated rate;
- Capacity for intense concentration and/or focus.

If you wish to nominate your student please read and retain the description of the Identification Procedures from the materials packet. Complete and return the Nomination for Highly Capable Services form to:

Stanwood Camano School District
Highly Capable Program
26920 Pioneer Highway
Stanwood WA 98292

The District Selection Committee will screen all nominations. If your child is eligible for assessment, the Highly Capable Program Coordinator will contact you to obtain your consent for assessment.