The Summer Camps for Gifted & Talented Students listed below invite you to visit their websites (use the convenient links in each listing), call for info, schedule a visit and inquire about upcoming open houses and enrichmnent programs offered throughout the school year.
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Center for Talented Youth
Johns Hopkins University, 3400 N. Charles St., Baltimore, 410-516-0337. Offers summer residential program and school year distance learning courses for students in grades 1-8.
317 George St., New Brunswick, 732-690-7991. Full day STEM camp with weekly science or engineering themes with daily small group pull-out for math and language arts. Ages 6-11.
Engineering Music–Full Day Camp, 8:30am-6pm. Learn about the physics of sound, conduct experiments on the properties of sound and create your own musical instruments.
CSI: Heroes–Full Day Camp, 8:30am-6pm. Become a detective, crime scene technician, and forensic scientist all-in-one.Students will learn how to observe, collect, analyze, and evaluate evidence from crime scenes. By understanding the process of scientific investigation, students will develop lab and data-collection techniques to become crime scene investigators.
International Ivy Summer Enrichment Programs
908-899-1338, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Short Hills: The Pingry School, 50 Country Day Dr.
• Chatham: Chatham Day School, 700 Shunpike Rd.
• Caldwell: Caldwell College, 120 Bloomfield Ave.
• Far Hills: Far Hills Country Day School, 697 Rt. 202.
• Lincroft: Christian Brothers Academy, 850 Newman Springs Rd.
• Oakland: Barnstable Academy, 8 Wright Way.
• Paramus: Ridgewood Montessori School, 70 Eisenhower Dr.
• Princeton: Chapin School, 4101 Princeton Pike
• Scotch Plains: Language and Enrichment Center, 551 Park Ave.
• Somerset: Rutgers Preparatory School, 1345 Easton Ave.
Mon.-Fri.: Full day 9-5; half-day 9-12:30 or 1:30-5pm. $780 per week for full day; $390 per week for half day.
The spirit of International Ivy is to learn and explore while having fun. We have over 50 classes to select from, including video game creation, robotics, computer programming, arts, math, business, science and engineering. Learn more online or come to an open house.
Montclair State University Gifted & Talented Program
Montclair State University, 1 Normal Ave., Montclair, NJ, 973-655-4104. Hours: Spring/fall weekends, summer, and online. The MSU G&T program offers onsite, offsite, and online K-12 Gifted & Talented courses and services. Online courses include summer AP courses, Wild Weather, and Python Programming. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter or visit our website for more information.
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Rd., Branchburg, 908-526-1200 ext. 8404. Gifted and talented classes are offered during the summer for ages 8-12. Before- and after-care available.
Robot Revolution LLC
Summit: 34 Maple St., 973-951-1376.
South Orange: 19 Scotland Rd., 973-951-1376.
We are a premiere robotics school with the focus of getting kids involved in the exciting world of competitive robotics. Robotics marries computer science, mechanical engineering and general problem solving with ingenuity and creativity. We offer two levels: VEX IQ 4th-8th grade and VEX 7th-12th grade.
Summer Institute for the Gifted
866-303-4744. Day and residential programs for gifted students ages 5-17. New Jersey locations include Princeton, Lincroft and Hoboken.