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Summer 2018 Student Programs

SAVY: Rising 1st – 6th

Summer SAVY offers qualifying rising 1st-6th grade gifted students a fast-paced, accelerated curriculum taught by content experts.  Summer SAVY is a weekday program in which parents can choose a variety of courses from six different one-week session options. Students sign up for one SAVY class per session to explore a topic in depth. Students may enroll in multiple sessions.

Career Connections at SAVY: Rising 7th

Career Connections, a rising 7th program within Summer SAVY, immerses students in a topic of study as they experience the application of advanced content in a unique field. Career Connections allows students to experience how expert knowledge and skills are applied in different fields, industries, and/or research.

VSA: Rising 7th – 12th

Students in this enriching residential program get a taste of life on a college campus. They engage in accelerated coursework taught by Vanderbilt faculty and scholars while living in a vibrant social community of intellectual peers. VSA convenes each June and July in one-, two-, and three-week sessions for qualifying rising 7th-12th grade gifted students.


SAVY: noon, January 16, 2018 – noon, January 17, 2018

VSA: noon, February 1, 2018 – noon, February 7, 2018