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: 2/11/2015 1:50:19 PM
Introduction

3rd annual 

Summer Camp Showcase 

(elementary—high school) 

Maryland Summer Centers 

Johns Hopkins CTY Summer Programs 

Camp Invention/Friends Community School 

University of Maryland Arts & Science Camps 

UM Computer Science & Cyber Camps 

City of Greenbelt Summer Camps 

Brentwood Arts Exchange/Art Works Now 

Spy Camp/4H Camp/Camp Letts 

Mad Science/NASA/Robotics 

Camp Letts/Parks & Rec 

and many more….. 

 

Wednesday, 3/11/15 

6:30—8:00 P.M. 

Kenmoor Middle School 

2500 Kenmoor Drive 

Landover, MD 2078 

 
For more information, contact the Talented and Gifted Office at 301-808-3790

or Kathleen Gregory, TAG Specialist,  kathleen.gregory@pgcps.org

 

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 

  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 

 CampInvention 

  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 

 NationalBuilding 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 UniversityScience 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 

 UpperChesapeake 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/