There are about 1,480 gifted students in OCPS's high schools

There are 49,344 students in OCPS’s high schools (Pocket/Budget Guide 2011-2012).  The Gifted Program Education Handbook specifies a 130+ IQ (97th percentile) threshold for entry into its gifted program.  

Thus the approximate number of gifted students in OCPS high schools is 1,480 students (0.03 X 49,344 HS students, and assuming a normal IQ distribution). 

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