Our 2022 Programs

 

Secondary Division (SD)

Elementary Division (ED)

Explorations


Course types
Accelerated high school-equivalent courses taught at the honors or AP level Enrichment courses focusing on skill-building through deep knowledge acquisition Classes and workshops on unique topics and activities

Prerequisites
Academic course completion and/or grade level Strictly by grade level Often by grade level, occasional academic prerequisites

Grade eligibility
Current 7–11 Graders1 Current K–6 Graders Current K–11 Graders

Schedule
M June 21 - F July 29
2 or 3 meetings per week for 6 weeks
M July 11 - F July 29
Meetings on MTuThF for 3 weeks
M June 21 - F July 29
1 meeting per week for 1–3 weeks

Location
In person: UC Berkeley campus

Remote: online (Zoom)
In person: Washington School in Pt. Richmond

Remote: online (Zoom)
In person: Washington School or UC Berkeley campus

Remote: online (Zoom)

Application deadlines
Early: W Feb 16
Standard: W Mar 16
Extended: F May 27
Early: W Mar 2
Standard: W Mar 30
Extended: Th Jun 2
Standard2: Tu May 31
Extended3: Tu Jun 21
Concurrent SD or ED students can enroll without applying separately

Cost
$50 application fee
Tuition varies by course ($710–$1190)
Need-based financial aid available
$50 application fee
Tuition varies by course ($710–$760)
Need-based financial aid available
$15 application fee
Varies, often $40–$50 per meeting
Need-based financial aid available

Application materials required

Letter of Interest Yes Yes Yes
Report card Yes Yes Yes
Teacher Form Yes Yes Not required
Test scores Yes Yes for Grade 3 and up Not required
Academic product Yes Yes Not required
Learn more:
Program details
Course catalog
Application instructions
Learn more:
Program details
Course catalog
Application instructions
Learn more:
2022 Program details
Course catalog
Application instructions

1. Current 6th Graders who have attended ATDP previously and who submit a very strong application may be considered for a small selection of Secondary Division courses.

2. For Explorations starting before July 11, generally aimed at middle/high school students, concurrent with Secondary Division dates.

3. For Explorations starting after July 11, generally aimed at elementary school students, concurrent with Elementary Division dates.