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Ricks Center students from Early Childhood through Upper School

Ricks Center for Gifted Children

This is where we belong.

Around town

Source: DU VideoManager


Ricks Center Middle School students and teachers ventured to 100 Elks Outdoor Center for a team building and outdoor adventure experience.     Hear one of our middle school students describe her experience through the guise of Homer Simpson. 




in their own words 

"Ricks has pretty much made me who I am; I grew up here. I really love it so much. I feel like it has really given me a love for learning, and I always want to know more." --Francine age 13

"My favorite part about the Ricks Center is that you never go a day without doing something awesome."
--Ella age 8

"The teachers always find a way to get us interested and challenge us, so that we’re always learning."
--Holden age 13

"They help me feel proud because they help me through the work that I need to do, and it just makes me feel proud of myself like I can do anything."
--Tilly age 8

"Ricks offers kids an opportunity for leadership in every aspect of every moment of every day."
--Anne, Ricks Center parent

"To say that the teachers are skilled and bright and energetic is an understatement; they are really fantastic."
--Greg, Ricks Center parent