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

Scott Brenner

TAG Program Specialist

sbrenner@pgcps.org 

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

Talented and Gifted
Last modified: 3/31/2015 11:05:14 AM
Introduction

IMPORTANT TAG DATES 

 
Lottery Application Deadline for TAG Center Program is March 12, 2015.
 
Students must be TAG identified by the application deadline to be considered for placement; however, parents may apply to the lottery 
WHILE THEIR CHILD IS GOING THROUGH THE SCREENING PROCESS.
 
https://forms.pgcps.org/specialty/ 
 

 2014 - 2015    

 Aug 25 –

Dec. 1

PGCPS Parent and Teacher Nomination Window        

(Grades 2, 4-7)       

Contact the school-based TAG Coordinator in writing.    

 Oct. 1 - 16  

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

 Oct. 2 

Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition and Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Information Night 

Greenbelt Middle, 6:30 - 8:00    

For more information visit  http://www.marylanddi.org/  and www.cty.jhu.edu 

Oct. 9 

Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition Information Night 

Kingsford Elementary School, 7:00-8:00    

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

Oct. 15   

Applications for Private School Students available.   Deadline Nov. 11, 2014 by 5:00 PM.  Email TAG Office Staff to request the application (include CURRENT GRADE LEVEL and name of school).

 Oct. 16

Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition Information Night

Marlton Elementary 7:00-8:00  

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

 Oct. 23     Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition Information Night and Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth

Kenmoor Middle School, cafeteria, 6:30-8:00  

For more information visit  http://www.marylanddi.org/   and www.cty.jhu.edu 

   

Nov. 11  

Deadline for TAG Testing and Screening for Private School Students   

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

  

 Nov. 1 – 16  

3rd Grade OLSAT Testing Window – Global Testing    

Dec.-Feb   

 

TAG Screening Window for PGCPS students

Dec. 8

 

 

Dec. 6

 

Jan. 2 

Applications for Private School Students available.   Deadline Jan. 16, 2015.  This will be the second testing opportunity for private school students.  Students can only test once within a two year period.

 

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

 

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

Deadline is March 12, 2015.  

Jan. 16

Deadline for 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. 7

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

March 11

Talented and Gifted Office  

3rd Annual  

Summer Camp Showcase  

Kenmoor Middle School, 2500 Kenmoor Drive, Landover, MD  

6:30 - 8:00  

 March 7  

 Destination Imagination Regional Tournament, Henry Wise Jr. 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/

 

 

 

  SUMMER CAMP SHOWCASE 

  2015 

 

PROGRAM

WEBSITE/CONTACT INFO

AGES/

GRADES

Maryland Summer Centers – locations throughout Maryland

www.marylandpublicschools.org/summercenters

Grades 4-12

Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth

http://cty.jhu.edu/summer/

Grades K-12

Friends Community School

Summer Camp, College Park

www.friendscommunityschool.org

Grades K-9

City of Greenbelt Summer Camps

http://www.greenbeltmd.gov/recreation

Ages 3-16

Camp Invention @ Hyattsville Elementary School

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

Grades K-5

Brentwood Arts Exchange

Brentwood, Maryland

arts.pgparks.com

Ages 6 -12

Montpelier Arts Center

Laurel, Maryland

arts.pgparks.com

All ages

Children’s Global Readiness Academy (Foreign Language)

www.cgrkids.org

Ages 5-12

Prince Georges County Department of Parks & Rec

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

Pre-K – H.S.

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 Art & Learning Center

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

Ages 6-12

ArtWorks Now

Mt. Rainier, Maryland

www.artworksnow.org

Ages 4-12

YMCA Camp Letts

www.campletts.org

Ages 6-16

Girl Scouts STEM Camp

http://www.gscnc.org/camping.html

Computer Science Connect Camp @ University of Maryland

www.cs.umd.edu/compsciconnect

Middle school

CyberSTEM Camp @ University of Maryland

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

Grades 6-8

Club Scientific Science Day Camps

www.clubscientificchesapeake.com

Ages 4-15

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

Spoons ‘N Smiles Culinary Camp

www.spoonsandsmiles.com

Ages 6-12

Prince George’s Community College

http://www.pgcc.edu/Programs_and_Courses/Noncredit/Noncredit_Program_Detail.aspx?id=6442463744

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

Greenbelt Makerspace Tech Camps

www.makerspace125.org

Ages 9-18

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

Joe’s Movement Emporium

Mt. Rainier, Maryland

www.joesmovement.org

Ages 5-13

Ancestral Knowledge

www.ancestralknowledge.org

Ages 8-17

Little Friends for Peace

www.lffp.org

Ages 4-17

EduSerc Young Innovators Summer STEM Camp

http://www.eduserc.org/programs/activity_detail.asp?aid=187

Grades 3-12

Chelsea School Technology

http://stem.chelseaschool.edu

Grades 4-12

Visionary Art Museum

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

Grades 3-8

Prince George’s County Memorial Library System

http://www.pgcmls.info/upcomingkidsevents        

Joyful Motion Dance Greenbelt

www.joyfulmotiongreenbelt.com

Ages 3-12

                                  

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