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Summer Programs

CTY's gifted and talented summer programs offer bright students the opportunity to engage in challenging academic work in the company of peers who share their exceptional abilities and love of learning. While the focus is on rigorous academics and learning, the social experience that results from bringing these students together is an integral part of the program.

Tentative Dates for Summer 2019

Session 1: 

  • June 23 – July 12 
  • July 7 – July 26 (Hong Kong sites)

Session 2:

  • July 14 – August 2

Please note that, as in recent years, some sites may begin a week earlier or later than the dates listed above. We anticipate domestic day sites beginning a week later, but that has not been settled. Please check back here for updates later in the fall.

Summer 2019 Hong Kong sites

One session only:

  • July 7 – July 26

CTY's 25 residential and day sites in the U.S. and Hong Kong serve thousands of students each year from all 50 states and dozens of countries around the world. Qualifying students come from all walks of life and a variety of educational backgrounds to spend three weeks immersing themselves in their academic passions, meeting others like themselves, and growing intellectually and personally. Class size is 12-18 students, and each class has a highly skilled instructor and a teaching assistant. Outside of class, students participate in a full and fun social program at all locations, from sports and games to talent shows and band practice. 

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