Mason City Schools strives to provide a continuum of services for cognitively identified gifted students in grades 1-6 that emphasizes enriching, extending, and building upon Ohio's learning standards, the National Association of Gifted Children standards, and may also include the development of the following competencies:

children writingInformation processing skills, specifically the ability to gather, organize, analyze, and apply information

Critical thinking skills, specifically the ability to use critical/reflective thinking focused on deciding what to do or believe.  This includes supporting ideas with facts and/or logic and explaining relationships

Communication skills, specifically the ability to plan, create, and present verbal, visual, and written information in order to effectively share thoughts and ideas with other

Self-discipline and responsibility, specifically the ability to work productively and independently as an individual, to be a positive and productive group member, and to demonstrate effective leadership skills.

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