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Students performing at remarkably high levels, when compared with their peers, or who show potential to do so, will be provided with rigorous differentiated services that meet their needs through active collaboration with stakeholders.

EGATE SCHOOLS: Excellence in Gifted and Talented Education

egate Harford County Public Schools is proud to be home to three of the state’s EGATE award winning schools recognized for their gifted and talented programs. EGATE is an awards program to recognize public schools with Gifted and Talented education programs that are aligned with Maryland’s Criteria for Excellence: Gifted and Talented Program Guidelines.

  • Halls Cross Roads Elementary, 2010
    Principal: Ms. Gwen Benjamin-Jones GT Teacher: Ms. Marcia Cole
  • Prospect Mill Elementary, 2011
    Principal: Mr. Chris Cook GT Teacher: Ms. Mary Murray
  • Hickory Elementary, 2012
    Principal: Ms. Jeannette Jennings GT Teacher: Ms. Verna Hiser