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GATE Goals

GATE Information




The District uses the California State Standards for Gifted and talented Education to develop the goals of the MUSD GATE program. These goals are: 


  • To provide differentiated opportunities for learning that match GATE students’ particular abilities and talents.


  • To offer alternative learning environments in which GATE students can acquire skills and knowledge at advanced conceptual and creative levels.


  • To help GATE students develop sensitivity and responsibility to others.


  • To help GATE students develop commitment to constructive ethical standards.


  • To assist GATE students in the development of problem-solving abilities.


  • To expand each GATE student’s awareness of choices for making contributions to his/her environment.


  • To help GATE students develop healthy, realistic self-concepts.