Summer Programs

Since 1982, the Center for Bright Kids Regional Talent Center has offered summer programs for high-interest, high-ability students. Rooted in the talent development model, CBK summer programs offer students the opportunity to study with bright, motivated peers, enhance their preparation for advanced coursework, and establish long-lasting friendships with students from across the country and around the world. Students with exceptional ability entering grades 4-11 are offered a varied selection of enrichment and/or acceleration courses on campus at the Colorado School of Mines. Together with outstanding instructors, students pursue one course of study in which they discover the optimal match among personal interest, academic ability, and pace of instruction. Overall, challenging academics and supervised extracurricular activities in a residential living and learning community enable students to gain academic and social confidence during these intensive summer programs. Join us this summer at the CBK for the next step on a journey of lifelong learning!

2017 summer program application begins February 1, 2017.

Summer 2017: CBK GLOW (rising 6th-8th grades) June 11-24; The Luminary Project (rising 8th-11th grades) July 2-22; CBK SHINE (rising 4th-6th grades) July 30-August 5

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