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Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth student records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-08-110
The Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth was founded in 1979. The records consist of student applications, medical records, and evaluations from approximately 1993 to 2011. These records may be subject to access restrictions.

Dates

  • approximately 1993 - approximately 2011

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Access is restricted to education records of living students or former students, as defined by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, unless the student or former student grants access in writing. If it is not possible to verify date of death, the student will be assumed to be deceased 80 years after date of graduation or date of last attendance.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Special Collections department. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions.

Extent

101.63 Cubic Feet (81 record center cartons, 1 letter size document box)

Biographical / Historical

The Center for Talented Youth (CTY) is a gifted education program for school-age children founded in 1979 by Julian Stanley at Johns Hopkins University. It was initially established as a research study into the rate at which gifted children can learn new material, and became the first program of its kind to identify academically talented youths and provide them with learning opportunities. CTY offers numerous programs around the world and online but is best known for its fast-paced Summer Programs, which are held on many university campuses throughout the United States and the world, serving over 10,000 students each year. CTY is an accredited school for grades K to 12 by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Scope and Contents

The records for the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth consist of student applications, medical records, and evaluations from approximately 1993 to 2011. These records may be subject to access restrictions.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These records were transferred from their parent office.

Historical information from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Center_for_Talented_Youth, accessed 2016 August 22.

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA