Gifted and Talented Programs


Doncaster Gardens Primary School has a significant number of students who have been identified as gifted and/or talented. The classroom teachers provide learning experiences which cater for all students at their own levels, and also challenge the more advanced students. A range of special programs is also offered to extend the gifted and talented children in particular areas.

Programs offered include:

Advanced Maths

Maths Challenge and Enrichment

Australasian competitions in Maths, English, Science, Writing, Computer Skills and Spelling

Maths Olympiad

Science Talent Search

Chess Club (lunchtime)

Electronics (lunchtime)

Junior School Council

Public speaking


Instrumental music lessons


Instrumental performance groups

Dance programs

Sports clinics

Kelly Sports (after school)

Interschool sport

Opportunity to trial for State level sports teams

Art/craft exhibitions

Asian Dance Group

Visual Arts extension (lunchtime)

“Gateways” elective

School concert