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Summer Programs for Grades 7-12

CTY’s summer programs are going online for 2021! 
Choose from exciting new course offerings for grades 2-12 in our LIVE, Problem-Based, session-based, and independently paced formats, each tailored to your child’s needs. Summer students will also have access to our new online social activities program, so they can talk, learn, and bond with like-minded peers over topics they love all summer long. Register now—summer courses are filling up fast!

CTY offers five residential programs for qualified students who have completed grades 7 and above. Please see the links below for more information on each of these gifted and talented programs.

Intensive Studies (Grades 7 and Above)

All courses in the Intensive Studies program require Advanced CTY level scores on designated standardized tests. These are scores that place them above the mean for college-bound high school seniors. In addition, students must:

  • Have completed seventh grade by the summer of the program year
  • Be at least 12 years old by June 30 of the program year
  • Not turn 17 years old before September 1 of the program year

Academic Explorations (Grades 7 and Above)

All courses in the Academic Explorations program require CTY level scores on designated standardized tests. In addition, students must:

  • Have completed seventh grade by the summer of the program year
  • Be at least 12 years old by June 30 of the program year
  • Not turn 17 years old before September 1 of the program year

Global Issues in the 21st Century (Grades 10-12)

This program, focusing on Global Issues in the 21st Century requires CTY level scores on designated standardized tests. Students must have completed at least grade 10 by the time the program begins.


Civic Leadership Institute

The Civic Leadership Institute, a service-learning program for high school students, was previously offered in collaboration with Northwestern University’s Center for Talent Development. This outstanding program is now available directly through the Center for Talent Development. Learn more.

 
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