• The T.A.R.G.E.T. program is committed to providing academic, emotional, and social growth opportunities for the gifted and talented elementary students of Tyler ISD.  T.A.R.G.E.T. strives to meet the unique needs and challenges of these students to prepare them to be life-long learners in a rapidly changing society through a program which encompasses higher order thinking skills, creative/critical thinking, problem solving, inquiry, and research.