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SYCAMORE FACTS:
Gifted School for
Preschool – 8th Grade

  • Enrollment: 415
  • Founded: 1985
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • 317.202.2500

Sycamore serves the needs of highly intelligent children, from preschool through 8th grade.

We shape gifted students into people who are comfortable in their own skin, who think clearly and potently, and who engage the gifts they’ve received with humility and a joyful determination to make the most of their lives.  At Sycamore, gifted learners find a home. It is important for our brightest students to have an intellectual peer group, and at Sycamore they find one.

Gifted Education. It’s what we do.

15After high school, Sycamore graduates have attended top colleges, universities and graduate schools in the US and Canada including Brown, California Institute of Technology, Cornell, Duke, Harvard, Harvey Mudd, Julliard, Northwestern, Princeton, Rice, Smith, Stanford, Tufts, Washington University, University of California-Berkley, University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of North Carolina, the University of Victoria, Vanderbilt, and Yale.

Sycamore graduates have attended medical schools, law schools, business schools and graduate PhD programs. They have served in the Peace Corps, taught English in China, Bulgaria, and Hong Kong, and mastered Arabic, Mandarin, and Japanese. Our alumni have served on medical mission teams in Africa and South America.

A number of our graduates have won the prestigious Kelley and Wells Scholarships at Indiana University.
In addition to academic achievements, Sycamore graduates have starred in dramatic performances, performed in outstanding choral and instrumental groups, and played key roles in state championship athletic teams and marching bands. They have also been recognized for holding positions of leadership and performing service to their communities. In every area, Sycamore graduates stand out as well-prepared, successful young adults.

At Sycamore, gifted learners find a home.

It is important for our brightest students to have an intellectual peer group, and at Sycamore they find one. The atmosphere is electrifying as the sparks fly among the active minds of our students. We work hard, and we play hard, and the positive energy is palpable from the moment you enter the school.

 

writer_workshop_8th_video1200Is Sycamore Worth The Price?
There are a lot of reasons to love Sycamore, but only one of them makes the tuition worthwhile. Sycamore School shapes gifted students into gifted humans – people who are comfortable in their own skin, who think clearly and potently, and who engage the gifts they’ve received with humility and a determination to make the most of their lives. – Read More