Why Ligon GT?

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Gifted & Talented

The Gifted & Talented program is rooted in the belief that every student has gifts and talents to be valued and nurtured. Students explore a wide variety of subjects that develop strengths and interests. 

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Unique Course Offerings

Fencing, Genetics, Swing Dance, Debate, Jazz Band, and Robotics are just some of our unique offerings.  Click here to see a complete list of our over 200 electives!

Award Winning

Our students and staff are constantly receiving new awards and accolades - take a look at our virtual trophy case and expect excellence at Ligon!




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Inclement Weather Make up Days:  March 6, March 23, 24, 25, April 17


Monday, March 30 - Students should report to their original homeroom classes at the 7:20 bell to receive a copy of their new schedule

Newcomers Open House and Elective Fair has been rescheduled.

New Date: Thursday, April 2 from 6:00-8:00 pm


Spring Pictures have been rescheduled for April 24.  New flyers will be sent home in the next few weeks.


 Single Subject Acceleration (SSA) is the practice of assigning a student to a higher-grade level than is typical, given the student's age, for the purpose of providing access to appropriately challenging learning opportunities. SSA is an accelerative practice that allows students to show mastery of the content of a course without having taken the course.  


Bell Schedule:  7:35 am to 2:20 pm

First bell rings at 7:05 am; second bell will ring at 7:20 am.  Students may proceed to their first period class at the second bell.  Early arrival at 7:05 am, should report to the gym or cafeteria if you are eating breakfast.   Early release days, 7:35 am to 11:50 am.




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