Resource: Portland Public Schools - ACCESS Alternative Program for Highly Gifted Students (Portland, OR)
Website: Portland Public Schools - ACCESS Alternative Program for Highly Gifted Students (Portland, OR)
URL: http://www.pps.k12.or.us/schools/access/
Description: The ACCESS Alternative Program is designed for only the most highly capable students in the Portland, Oregon area. With grades 1 through 8, ACCESS is located at Sabin School in Northeast Portland. ACCESS serves the needs of students who have a high degree of asynchrony between subjects. Both the abilities and needs of the candidate are considered during the application process. ACCESS accepts applications from students in the Portland Metropolitan area.

Comments: Contributed by: Parent on 1/6/2004
Note to parent-advocates: It took SIX YEARS for these changes to occur in Portland. Filing a complaint with the state requires incredible stamina!

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