Middle schoolers expand their minds in gifted magnet class

ENGAGED—The students are thriving in the LVUSD GATE (Gifted and Talened Education) class at A.E. Wright Middle School in Calabasas.
In Sue Lee’s sixth-grade GATE (Gifted and Talented Education) classroom at A.E. Wright Middle School in Calabasas, young girls are not twirling their hair or doodling notes to their friends. There are no fidgety boys staring out the window or into space.
Instead, the students—11-and 12-year-olds—in Lee’s class are abuzz with excitement. They vie for their teac...

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