The Gifted Child Society is a
non-profit organization that was
founded in 1957 by parents of
New Jersey to further the cause
of gifted children.
Recent Updates
  • Saturday Workshop Fall 2014 Program session will be held October 11th through December 20th (no classes on November 29th.)
  • Registration for the Fall 2014 Program begins the week of September 15th.
  • Registration for the Fall 2014 Program closes on October 3rd.
  • Course information will be made available at registration, both online and via the Saturday Workshop Fall 2014 brochure (mailed to Members.)
  • The Saturday Workshop Program is available to Member students who meet eligibility requirements and whose family Membership is in good standing with TGCS.
  • For Potential New Members: To determine eligibility, The Gifted Child Society offers onsite intelligence testing for a fee. Please contact the TGCS office at (201) 444-6530 to schedule an appointment.
  • Jim Delisle - Parenting Precocious Kids
About Us
The Gifted Child Society is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1957 by parents of New Jersey to further the cause of gifted children. To achieve its mission, The Gifted Child Society is committed to providing the following:
  • Superior programming and experiential opportunities for gifted children, to equip them with the means necessary to enjoy a full and productive life.
  • Extraordinary support services and resources for families of gifted children, for all developmental stages.
  • Cutting-edge professional training opportunities and support for educators and administrators, to ensure early identification and the best possible learning environments and opportunities within school districts, to meet the needs of these unique children.
  • Conspicuous and dedicated advocacy of gifted children throughout local, state and federal venues to ensure public recognition, acceptance and timely responsiveness to their unique needs.
Since 1957, the Society has served over 60,000 children and their families. In 1975, the U.S. Department of Education named it a national demonstration model.
© 2012 The Gifted Child Society.  All rights reserved.