Welcome to Gifted and Talented Education

Benson High Magnet School

Welcome to Benson High Magnet School Gifted and Talented Education.   It is the mission of the Office of Gifted and Talented, Omaha Public Schools, to recognize and nurture outstanding abilities and support intellectual and social and emotional growth so that gifted and talented students may maximize their potential.

There are many opportunities at Benson High Magnet School that exist inside and outside the classroom for students identified in one or more of the five areas of giftedness:  Intellectual, Academic, Creativity, Leadership, Visual/Performing Arts.  High ability learners at Benson have the opportunity to participate in a gifted program that gives them experiences far above that of typical high school students.

National Honor Society

French National Honor Society

Tri-M Music National Honor Society

International Club

Quill and Scroll International Society


Academic Decathlon

Mathematic Program

History Day

Academy of Finance

African American History Challenge

Science Olympiad
Project Peace

Mock Trial


Latino Leaders


Principal’s Advisory Council

African American Leaders of Tomorrow

Senior Class
Student Government

Young Republicans
Young Democrats

Future Educators

Visual and Performing Arts

Theater Productions

Concert Choir

 Concert Band

Jazz Band


Drama Club

Art Club

Dance Club

Flag Corp


Chess Club

Gathering of Poets

Anime Club




Academy of Informational Technology

Club Opportunities

ESL,  GSA,  M.A.D.

 French Club

Spanish Club

 German Club 

Science Club, Outdoor

Student Venture

Risk Club

 Sign Language

District-Wide GATE Information


Deanna Moisset

Gifted and Talented Supervisor

Office: 402 -557-2443