All PGCPS field trips scheduled for Baltimore are canceled until further notice due to unrest in the city.

Classes are canceled on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 for students who receive special education services in Baltimore City only.


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
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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