Brooks County School System provides a gifted education program (TORCH) for students who demonstrate the following characteristics:

  1. A high degree of intellectual ability

  2. Outstanding creative ability(ies)

  3. An exceptionally high degree of motivation

  4. High achievement in specific academic fields

A student may be referred for consideration for gifted educational services by teachers, counselors, administrators, parents, or guardians, and other individuals with knowledge of the student's abilities.


  • Christine Hiers

  • Anne Howard

  • Meagan Goodin

  • Carilee Overy