Mallinckrodt Academy of Gifted Instruction

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6020 Pernod Ave.

Gifted PreK 4 yrs-5th grade

Mallinckrodt serves as one of three full curriculum certified gifted public elementary schools in the St. Louis region offered by the St. Louis Public Schools.

High expectations are set for students who have tested and been recognized as gifted students. The school offers a challenging child-centered, intellectual curriculum. Mallinckrodt is growing into a full time gifted curriculum elementary school one grade level and one year at a time.    


  • Students must achieve eligible scores on tests administered by the SLPS Gifted Testing Offices. Scores submitted for test results administered by private testing vendors will not be accepted for review. Scores submitted for tests administered by other school districts are subject to review and approval by the SLPS Gifted Testing Offices. 
  • Minimum eligible scores are 90th percentile on intelligence and academic achievement tests.
  • Gifted Permission to Assess online submission form must be returned 1 week after submitting this application.

The Gifted Testing Offices have final determination on student eligibility for gifted programs offered by the SLPS.

Students graduating 5th grade at Mallinckrodt are automatically assigned to the McKinley Classical Junior Academy Middle School for  the 6th grade.  

Click here to visit the Mallinckrodt Academy of Gifted Instruction webpage.


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