“NOT EVERY CHILD HAS AN EQUAL TALENT OR AN EQUAL ABILITY OR EQUAL MOTIVATION; BUT CHILDREN HAVE THE EQUAL RIGHT TO DEVELOP THEIR TALENT, THEIR ABILITY AND THEIR MOTIVATION.” JOHN F. KENNEDY
Dear Parents/Guardians of a Gifted Child or Children:
Plantation High School will be hosting a two-week camp this summer for 200 gifted and intellectually talented children. Gifted students who are entering grades 3 through 8 for the 2019 - 2020 school year are eligible to apply. The cost of the camp will be $300.00 for the two weeks. Payment will be due at time of selection.
Plantation High School’s Summer Camp for the Gifted
June 17th through June 27th
Monday - Thursday (No Camp on Fridays)
8:30a.m. - 3:30p.m.
For those parents not able to pick their camper(s) up at 3:30 PM, we will be offering a sports enrichment program each camp day from 3:30 – 5:30 PM for an additional fee of $50.00 per week.
Plantation High School’s Summer Camp for the Gifted will provide a learning environment that values and enhances the gifted student’s ability, creativity, and passion for learning. Transportation and meals will not be provided.
Every student who is accepted will be exposed to:
• S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math Course)
• Math Games
• Creative Writing Coding
Each student will be immersed in one of the following Humanities courses:
• Fine Arts
• Musical Engineering
• Archaeology/Climate Change
• Debate and Public Speaking
• Personal Finance
Interested parents/guardians should send their completed application to Plantation High School. The application deadline has been extended to March 25, 2019. Once all applications are processed, a committee will select up to thirty students of each grade level to attend the camp. Decision notifications will be sent by April 12, 2019. If your child is not selected, he/she will be placed on a waiting list. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact PHSGiftedCamp@BrowardSchools.com .