• The mission of Dorchester School District Two's Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) program is to nurture and cultivate the learning potential of academically gifted and talented students by offering specialized curricula and instructional experiences that are responsive to students' individual learning and intellectual strengths. 

    To learn about South Carolina's identification process or how identified students are served in Dorchester Two, click the tabs to the left.  For our GATE program's contact information or to access additional resources, please see below. 

  • OUR CONTACT INFORMATION

    Coordinator of Gifted & Talented Education 

    • Dr. Gem Massey
    • email:gmassey@dorchester2.k12.sc.us
    • phone: 843-821-3960

     Administrative Assistant to Gifted & Talented Education

    • Cheryl Thorpe
    • email:cthorpe@dorchester2.k12.sc.us
    • phone:843-821-3960