Talented and Gifted Office
Walker Mill Middle School
800 Karen Boulevard
Capitol Heights, MD 20743
Phone: 301-808-3790
Fax 301-808-8270
 

Theresa Jackson 

TAG Supervisor
 
tjackson@pgcps.org  

Scott Brenner

TAG Program Specialist

sbrenner@pgcps.org 

Kathleen Gregory
TAG Program Specialist
kathleen.gregory@pgcps.org

Talented and Gifted
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Introduction

 SUMMER CAMP SHOWCASE 

 2014 

 

PROGRAM 

WEBSITE/CONTACT INFO 

AGES/ 

GRADES 

Maryland Summer Centers – locations throughout Maryland 

www.marylandpublicschools.org/summercenters 

 

Grades 2-12 

Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth 

http://cty.jhu.edu/summer/ 

 

Grades K-12 

Jack Kent Cooke Young Scholars Program 

www.jkcf.org/scholarships 

 

Grade 7 

City of Greenbelt Summer Camps 

 

http://www.greenbeltmd.gov/DocumentCenter/View/581 

 

Ages 3-17 

Camp Invention 

http://inventnow-web.ungerboeck.com/programsearch/program_map.aspx 

(Hyattsville Elementary School) 

Grades K-5 

Brentwood Arts Exchange 

Brentwood, Maryland 

arts.pgparks.com 

Ages 6 -12 

Montpelier Arts Center Summer Camps 

arts.pgparks.com 

 

All ages 

Naval Academy – STEM Camps 

Naval Academy – Summer Seminar 

Naval Academy – Sports Camps 

http://www.usna.edu/Admissions/stem.htm 

http://www.usna.edu/Admissions/nass.htm 

http://www.navysports.com/camps/navy-camps.html 

Grades 7-11 

Ages 8-18 

MNCPPC - Prince Georges County Department of Parks & Rec 

http://www.pgparks.com/Things_To_Do/Day_Camps_and_Playgrounds.htm 

Pre-K – High School 

Mad Science  

 

http://dc.madscience.org/campexperience.aspx 

 

Grades 1-6 

Shakespeare Theatre Company “Camp Shakespeare” 

http://www.shakespearetheatre.org/info/education/expand-your-knowledge/camp-shakespeare 

 

Ages 7-18 

Summer Arts Camp @ University of Maryland 

http://thestamp.umd.edu/entertainment/art_learning_center/summer_art_camps 

Ages 6-12 

ArtWorks Now  

(Mt. Rainier) 

www.artworksnow.org 

 

Ages 4-14 

YMCA Camp Letts 

www.campletts.org 

 

Ages 6-16 

LEGO Robotics & Sea Perch Camps @ University of Maryland 

www.cmse.umd.edu/k12/summer/lego 

(Center for Minorities in Science & Engineering) 

 

Grades 4-7 

University of Maryland “Computer Science Connect” Camp   

www.cs.umd.edu/compsciconnect 

 

Middle school 

CyberSTEM Camp @ University of Maryland 

http://cyber.umd.edu/education/cyber-stem 

 

Grades 6-7 

Club Scientific Science Day Camps 

 

www.clubscientificchesapeake.com 

Ages 4-14 

Patuxent 4-H Center 

http://www.patuxentriver4hcenter.com/PR4HC/Camp_Flyer.html 

 

Ages 6-12 

Lango Foreign Language Camps 

www.princegeorgeslango.org 

 

Ages 4-9 

National Building Museum 

 

http://www.nbm.org/families-kids/summer-camp.html 

Grades 2-4 

Prince George’s Community College 

 

http://xa.yimg.com/kq/groups/14341008/1252232657/name/Youth.su2013.pdf 

Ages 6-12 

Bowie State University Science Camp   

http://www.theharrisfoundation.org/sitecontent/1015/bowie-state-university/category/466/embhssc-universities.aspx 

 

Grades 5-7 

Club 125 Robotics Camp 

(Greenbelt) 

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C094AA5A82BA3F49-club125 

 

Ages 9-14 

Patriots Technology 

http://www.patriots-ttc.org/summercamp.html 

 

Grades 5-12 

Upper Chesapeake Summer Center for the Arts @ Washington College 

http://edservicees.ccps.org/finearts/ucsca.html 

 

Grades 6-11 

Summer Arts Camp @ American Visionary Art Museum 

 

http://www.avam.org/for-educators-and-educatees/summer-camp.shtml 

 

Grades 3-12 

Spy Camp @ International Spy Museum 

 

http://www.spymuseum.org/education-programs/kids-families/spy-camp/ 

 

Ages 10-13 

Math Tree Summer Camps 

http://www.mathtree.com/ 

 

Ages 6-15 

 

First Class Dance Studio 

http://www.firstclassdancestudio.com/ 

 

 

 

  

 IMPORTANT TAG DATES   

2013 - 2014

Aug 20 – Dec.1

PGCPS Parent and Teacher Nomination Window      

(Grades 2, 4-7)     

Contact the school-based TAG Coordinator in writing.  

Oct. 1 - 18

1st Grade OLSAT Testing Window – Global Testing  for PGCPS students

Oct. 3

Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition Information Night, Heather Hills Elementary, 7:00 - 8:00  

For more information visit http://www.marylanddi.org/ 

Oct. 10

Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition Information Night, Greenbelt Middle School, 7:00-8:00  

For more information visit http://www.marylanddi.org/  

Oct. 17 

Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition Information Night, Kenmoor Middle School, 7:00-8:00  

For more information visit http://www.marylanddi.org/  

Oct. 23 

Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition Information Night, Whitehall Elementary School, cafeteria, 7:00-8:00  

For more information visit http://www.marylanddi.org/  

Oct. 24  Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition Information Night, Valley View Elementary School, library, 7:00-8:00  

For more information visit http://www.marylanddi.org/  

Oct. 28 

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Parent Information Session, Kenmoor Middle School, multi-purpose room 6:30-8:00 

For more information visit http://cty.jhu.edu/  

  

Oct. 30 

PGCPS Academic Showcase, E. Roosevelt High School, 6:00-9:00 

TAG Center Elementary and Middle School Programs will be showcased. 

Private school parents are encourage to attend and learn about the program.

 

Nov. 11

 

Applications for Private School Students available.   Deadline Jan. 16, 2014

Nov. 1 – 16

3rd Grade OLSAT Testing Window – Global Testing  

Dec.-Feb  

TAG Screening Window   

Jan. 2

Lottery application available at https://forms.pgcps.org/specialty/  

 Deadline is March 12, 2014.

 

 

 

Jan. 16

TAG Testing and Screening for Private School Students 

Application is due by 5:00 (Late applications will not be accepted)

 Feb. 5

Deadline for all TAG Screening and Identification paperwork   

Feb. 8

TAG Testing for Private School Students - Applicants only (no-walk-ins)   

March 5

Talented and Gifted Office

2nd Annual

Summer Camp Showcase

Kenmoor Middle School, 2500 Kenmoor Drive, Landover, MD

6:30 - 8:00

March 8

Destination Imagination Regional Tournament, Charles Flowers High School 

March 12 Lottery Application Deadline     

Students must be TAG identified in PGCPS to be eligible to attend a TAG Center Program.

https://forms.pgcps.org/specialty/