If enough students are interested in the SWVGS Summer Camp, FCPS is considering offering transportation for full day registrants. Let the Gifted Coordinator at your school know ASAP if you are interested in going.
Summer Programs for Writers
If you are a writer, take advantage of some of the fantastic summer writing programs going on this summer! Click on the links below to learn more.
- Opportunities for Lovers of Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Creative Non-Fiction
- Writing Summer Programs and Camps for High-Schoolers
The Telluride Association Summer Program is a free six-week educational opportunity for Juniors in high school. Click on the link above to learn more.
Kids’ Tech University is a semester-long event that takes place at Virginia Tech! In January, February, March, and April there is an all-day event that consists of an interactive session, which is centered on answering a question about the world around us, and a hands-on component, which features the Virginia Tech professors, students, clubs, and community. Kids can take part in the virtual labs and forum after the all-day event to continue to cultivate their interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.
Enrollment will open on Monday, October 23. Don’t miss this fabulous opportunity!
UVA Saturday Enrichment Program
The Saturday Program is offered every winter, on 5 consecutive Saturday mornings in January and February. This program offers academic enrichment classes for students in grades Kindergarten through grade 5. Learn more about the program. Dates for the program in 2018 are: Saturday, January 20 through Saturday, February 17, 2018 (reserving Saturday, February 24 as a snow date in case one of the other days is closed because of inclement weather.)
Applications to the Saturday Program will be available on October 15, 2017, and will be due December 1, 2017