Gifted and Honors Education

Pinnacle Peak Preparatory School utilizes the School-wide Cluster Grouping Model for students in grades Kindergarten - 3rd grade. In this model, gifted students are clustered into mixed-ability classrooms at each grade level. The teacher has training in understanding, planning for, and instructing gifted students.

Learn more about School-wide Cluster Grouping Model.

For grades 4-6, students receive content replacement of the regular grade-level curriculum provided in their homeroom classes, and content enrichment in addition to instruction provided in the homeroom or gifted cluster class. The curriculum in these content areas is accelerated to an appropriately challenging level.

Learn more about Content Replacement.

If you would like your child testing for gifted services, please contact Deanna Shahverdian at 602-449-2112 or

For more information, visit the Gifted Programs page on the PVUSD website.

Click here to visit the Gifted Programs page on the PVUSD website