Northwest Talent Academy
**NWTA 2020 has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. For more, please read this letter from NWTA Coordinator Jenine Severson and MCE Director Jeremiah Mack.**
NWTA is a collaborative venture from local school districts, designed to provide high-level summer programming for identified high potential learners. NWTA partner districts are: Monticello, St. Michael-Albertville, Annandale, Big Lake, Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose, Maple Lake, Becker, and Elk River Area School District.
The Northwest Talent Academy is dedicated to meeting the needs of our identified high potential learners by providing unique challenges in a fast-paced and engaging educational environment.
NWTA Basic Facts
In 2020, Northwest Talent Academy will run for four weeks, split between June (15-18, 22-25) and July (13-16, 20-23) with each session being four days long. Both full day (8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.) and half day courses (8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. are available. Courses are open to students in Grades 2 through 8 who have been identified by their school district as a high potential learner.