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Our mission is to provide educational experiences that will enable students to reach their highest potential as future leaders and problem solvers in an ever-changing, global society.

The purpose of the Petal School District (PSD) Gifted Studies Program is to provide intellectually gifted children in grades two through six as defined by the Mississippi Department of Education, with a differentiated curriculum designed to meet their unique academic, intellectual and social-emotional needs. The PSD intellectually gifted studies program meets the standards, desired learner outcomes and state-mandated regulations for all gifted programs in Mississippi as defined by the Mississippi Department of Education.