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: 9/12/2014 1:00:34 AM
Introduction

 

 IMPORTANT TAG DATES 

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. 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

Oct. 7 

PGCPS Academic Showcase, E. Roosevelt High School, 6:00-8:00  

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. 

TBD

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    

 TBD 

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

 March 3 

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/