Student Camps, Classes & Activites

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NEW!  Sternberg Museum of Science Summer Camps

Informational flier and age breaks for camp sessions    2021 Geology & Paleontology Programs

Information flier and age breads for camp sessions  2021 Life Science Programs

Camps offered by the Sternberg Museum in Hays Kansas. See link above for registration, fees, and application

Bethel College Online Coding Camps - Summer 2021

Students who have completed grades 8 - 10 with high interest or high ability are invited to enroll in online Coding Camp.  Two sessions helpd June 7 - 11, 2021 and repeated June 21 - 25, 2021

​Click link above for more information and to register.

American Legion Boys' State of Kansas   

Summer mock government/leadership opportunity:  for Democracy to work, we must learn how to work together

Open to Male Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors in the top half of their class   Sunday, June 6 - Saturday June 12, 2021

Kansas State University in Manhattan Application Deadline March 31, 2021

NAGC: Summer Fun for Creative Kids and Families/July    NAGC

CANCELLED  BVPAGE Robotics Camps for Summer 2020  CANCELLED
Summer robotics camps for elementary through middle school. See different session topics and age brackets.  Camps targeted at gifted and high ability students.  Hosted by BVPAGE in Overland Park.

Cosmosphere Apollo 13th 50th Anniversary Information and Resources  Cosmosphere information

Hoagies Gifted Education Page Online High School Courses & Curriculum

A list of online high school classes and curriculum materials.

Hoagies' Gifted Education:  Kids Speak Out

Kid's own contribution, from poetry to artwork, from book reviews to photographs. All submissions are from gifted students.

MASTER It Summer Program
​Master It! is a one-week summer residential program at Emporia State University. 7th & 8th young women will participate June 3rd-7th, 2019.  Application deadline is May 10th.

The Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center

KAOS offers camps for students entering 2nd grade through 12th grade.  For 27 years Cosmosphere programs, Kansas  Adventure in Outer Space, have instilled, and leadership in our graduates.  Former campers have landed positions at NASA, major aircraft companies, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and other science, technology, math, and engineering entities.  The current staff takes such accolades seriously and strives each day to live up to our proud position.  If you would like more information about all the camps available for each grade level, click the KAOS logo. (Checkout the website for scholarship opportunities)

Epsilon Camp 

directed by Dr. George Thomas, founder of MathPath and Canada/USA MathCamp, is an intellectually rigorous student camp combined with a parent workshop designed to help parents build mathematical and social maturity in the exceptionally and profoundly 8-11 year old gifted child. 

Future City Competition 

Future City is a national project-based learning experience in which 6th-8th grade students imagine, design, and build cities of the future.  Students work as a team with an educator and engineer mentor to plan cities using  software; research and write solutions to an engineering problem; build tabletop scale models with recycling materials; and present their ideas before judges at Regional Competition in January.    

Camp Invention

​Over the past 40 years, and in partnership with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, our programs have encouraged nearly two million children, teachers, parents, college students and independent inventors to explore science, technology and their own innate creativity, inventiveness and entrepreneurial spirit.

  LEAP Program for Students with Giftedness

Open to Derby students K - 6th who have been identified and their siblings.  June 17 - 20 for this Leadership, Enrichment, Academic Program


This site offers  ideas and links for more activities offered for gifted students.  Please send any other activities, camps, or classes to KGTC by using the Contact Us page.