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Summer and Weekend Programming for Gifted Students

Below are brief overviews of the opportunities we offer to gifted young people. For more information, click on the name of the program or use the drop-down menu above labelled Students.

Super Saturdays
Grades 1 - 8
Four weeks of Saturday courses offered on campus at WKU each fall and winter.

Camp Explore
Grades 1 - 3
A week-long summer day camp.

Camp Innovate
Grades 3 - 5
A week-long summer day camp.

SCATS (Summer Camp for Academically Talented Middle School Students)
Grades 6 - 8
A two-week summer camp for residential or nonresidential students.

VAMPY (Summer Program for Verbally and Mathematically Precocious Youth)
Grades 7 - 10
A three-week residential summer camp.

Other Opportunities

Duke TIP Kentucky Recognition Ceremony: an annual event honoring some of the most academically talented seventh graders in the Commonwealth, who have earned exceptional scores on the the ACT or SAT.

IdeaFestival Bowling Greena one-day celebration of ideas for middle and high school students and interested adults

Travel Abroad: Spring Break and Fall Break trips to selected cities and countries of cultural and historical significance for eighth grade and high school honors students and interested adults


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 Last Modified 8/30/18