CTY’s Talent Search for grades 2 – 8 is the bridge to CTY, including CTY’s highly regarded summer programs, online courses, and other services and resources designed for advanced young learners.
Discovery. As a Talent Search participant, your child will take a test designed for students several grades higher. Test results will show your child’s math and verbal abilities.
Course eligibility. Challenging and inspiring courses in CTY’s Summer Programs and CTYOnline are open to students who qualify based on test results.
Resources and recognition. The deep resources of CTY include special learning days that parents and children share together; our award-winning magazine Imagine and free science website, Cogito.org; and educational testing, and college counseling. Awards ceremonies held throughout the country honor top students in the CTY Talent Search each year.
A CTY affiliation connects your child to resources developed by a recognized world leader in gifted education. The enrollment fee is $38 for students in the US. International Talent Search fees vary.
Additional testing fees apply based on the test you select for your child.
Welcome to CTY. We look forward to receiving your child’s application for the CTY Talent Search. Enroll now.
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